Abraham Bloemaert

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Abraham Bloemaert
1564-1651
A Warrior in Classical Armor
Pen and brown ink and wash, over black chalk, on paper.
6 1/8 x 4 5/8 inches (156 x 118 mm)
Bequest of Mrs. Ernest Ash.
1981.35
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Inscribed on verso, in graphite, "Bloemart fec"; numbered at lower left, "10".

Provenance: 
Dr. Curt Glaser, former director of the Kunstbibliothek, Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin; his widow; Maria Milch Glaser, later Mrs. Ernest Ash, New York.
Bibliography: 

Stampfle, Felice, with the assistance of Ruth S. Kraemer and Jane Shoaf Turner. Netherlandish Drawings of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries and Flemish Drawings of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries in the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1991, p. 20, no. 33.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twentieth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981-1983. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, p. 238.

Notes: 

Watermark: pot (Heawood 3671: Middelburg and Haarlem 1633).

Associated names: 

Glaser, Curt, 1879-1943, former owner.
Ash, Ernest, Mrs., former owner.

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