Jan Wijk

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Jan Wijk
ca. 1640-1702
Galloping Horseman and Running Dog, Two Details. Verso: Slight Sketch of a Face
Red chalk on paper; framing line in graphite; verso: graphite.
5 3/8 x 5 15/16 inches (137 x 151 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
III, 228a

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Inscribed on the verso, all in graphite: at lower right, "J.Wyck"; below center, "f1 ["f" in superscript followed by "1" in subscript]; and at lower right, "5/ [or 7]".
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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.
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Watermark: Pro Patria, rampant lion inside fence, fragment of lower part of watermark. Watermark, beta radiograph. Pro Patria. 138971wm_III228A_Wijck_WM_beta.tif
On the same mat with III, 228.

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