11 November 1996
Salomon de Bray (1597-1664)
signed and dated 'S:Bray 1654' and with inscription '.Braÿ. 1654.' on the mount
black and red chalk counterproof, black and red chalk, black ink framing lines in an inscribed arch, watermark three crescents
293 x 237 mm.
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It is likely that this drawing has been counter-proofed from an original Salomon de Bray drawing, and re-worked in red and black chalk in places. It has been suggested that the figure types are comparable to Jan de Bray's.
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