4 July 2006
Gerbrand van den Eeckhout (Amsterdam 1621-1674)
Jael and Barak with the corpse of Sisera (Judges 4:12-24)
with inscription 'Rembrandt' on the backing
pen and brown ink, brown wash
6 3/8 x 6½ in. (161 x 166 mm.)
Marquis C. de Valori (L. 2500); F. Muller, Amsterdam, 11 June 1912, lot 216 (as Rembrandt).
with Paul Brandt, Amsterdam.
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W. Sumowski, Drawings of the Rembrandt School, X, New York, no. 2340 (as Jan Victors).
The attribution to Gerbrand van den Eeckhout was confirmed to the previous owner by Peter Schatborn.
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