11 November 1996,
Price realised NLG 4,036
NLG 1,200 - NLG 1,600
Johannes Monnickxs (active 1628-1673)
The Interior of a Church with three Men and Children playing around an unlaid Tombstone
signed 'J Monnickx' and with inscription 'terburg'
black chalk, pen and brown ink, grey wash, squared in black chalk, grey ink framing lines
126 x 148 mm.
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A similarly signed drawing of two men is in the Rijksprentenkabinet, Amsterdam (inv.no. A1514).
An unidentified collector's shelfmark 'No. 1. F' and 'no. 58 dtt' on the mount (verso).
Valérie Hess on the erotic — and semi-autobiographical — sculpture considered a masterpiece of the artist's late career
Specialist Fatma Turkkan-Wille and Dr Kim Richter of the Getty Research Institute offer their expert insights