06 juillet 2009

Gerard Seghers (Antwerp 1591 - 1651) Study of a male nude posed as Saint Sebastian against a tree

Gerard Seghers (Antwerp 1591 - 1651) Study of a male nude posed as Saint Sebastian against a tree Black and white chalk on grey-blue paper. 570 by 335 mm. Estimate 8,000—12,000 GBP PROVENANCE: Said to bear unidentified collector's mark, a rat inscribed in a circle, on the verso, but not visible as drawing laid down EXHIBITED: Rotterdam, Kunsthal, European Master Drawings Unveiled, 2002, pp. 73-74, cat. no. 28, reproduced NOTE: The attribution of this drawing is based on its similarity to a painting by Seghers of the... [Lire la suite]