Pieter Corneliez Verbeecq
1592 or 95-1642
Three Horsemen before an Inn
Brush and brown oil paint, gray-black wash, with white oil paint, on blue-gray paper.
5 1/4 x 7 5/8 inches (133 x 195 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
The Earls Spencer (Lugt 1530 and 416); unidentified collector B (Lugt 321); 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.
Watermark: none visible through lining.
Laer, Pieter van, Formerly attributed to.
Spencer, Earl, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.