Attributed to Lucas Achtschellinck
A Copse of Birches in Winter
Black chalk, with white, on light brown paper; framing line in pen and brown ink.
11 13/16 x 7 15/16 inches (301 x 201 mm)
Purchased as the gift of Mrs. Carl Stern.
Watermark: Six-pointed star, between chain lines.
Paul Sandby (Lugt 2112); Adolphe Stein, Paris.
Dervaux, Isabelle. Drawing connections: Baselitz, Kelly, Penone, Rockburne, and the old masters. New York: Morgan Library & Museum, 2007, p. 23, 27 (repr.)