16 April 1997
French School, early 18th Century
Hercules and Antaeus
red chalk, watermark encircled fleur-de-lys, the lower corners cut
552 x 411 mm.
D. & S. Parker Collection, The Cloisters, New York (their blindstamp, not in Lugt).
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