6 July 2004
Cornelis Saftleven (Gorinchem 1607-1681 Rotterdam)
A sleeping dog
black chalk, brown wash, pen and brown ink framing lines
3 3/8 x 4 7/8 in. (82 x 125 mm.)
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Peter Schatborn kindly confirmed the attribution to Cornelis Saftleven. For other drawings of animals by Saftleven see W. Schulz, Cornelis Saftleven, Berlin, 1978, nos. 238-76.
We are grateful to Peter Schatborn for his help in cataloguing this lot.
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