The Ruins of Castle Merxem, near Antwerp

General Info

Object Type: 

Genre: 

Dimensions: 

16.5 x 31.2 cm

Medium: 

Medium Remarks: 

Pen and brown ink with pink, blue, gray, and yellow washes

Support: 

Support Marks: 

Collector's marks: (Verso, LL) K.E. von Kiphart (L. 1687), (Verso, UL) R. von Liphart (L. 1758)

Further Inscription: 

UR: "Kastel van straelen bij Antwerp 1610"; "P. Breugel" in pen and ink (probably the hand writing of Jan Pietersz. Zomer, 1641-1724); Verso, "N233"; Verso, UL: "P. Zaenredam...(crossed out) nein da dieser war 1597 geboren.../ P Breughel bezeichnet, aber wohl unsicher/ Gruyter B 12th"

Year: 

1610

Location/Last Sold: 

New York, NY, United States, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2001.638
Attribution

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Bailey/Walker cat. #NY.MM.2

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