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Martin van Heemskerk (1498–1574)
The Phlegmatic Temperament: Luna, 1565
Pen and brown ink, over black chalk, on paper
Signed and dated at the lower left, Heemskerck inventor 1565 (the data some distance from the name); numbered, to the left of the date, possibly also by the artist, 4. On verso, in an old (seventeenth century?) Dutch script, in black chalk, no 25/3–/ van heemskerck.
8 1/4 x 9 7/16 inches (210 x 240 mm)
Purchased on the Fellows Fund; 1986.7
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