active 18th century
Pen and black and brown ink, and wash, on paper.
12 1/2 x 16 5/8 inches (317 x 423 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
Signed and dated on verso, in black ink at lower left corner, "T. Charles 1795"; numbered in brown ink, below signature, "45".
Watermark: Fleur-de-lis in shield, surmounted by crown, (Strasbourg lily).
Watermark: Countermark: D&C BLAUW.
Duke of Cambridge; Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J.P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.
Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, III, 124, repr.
Adolphus Frederick, Prince, Duke of Cambridge, 1774-1850, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.