Flemish School

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Flemish School
17th century
Statues of Spring (?) and Time
Brush and black oil, with gray-white oil over outlines in red chalk, on paper lightly brushed with black chalk thinned to gray.
10 7/8 x 7 1/6 inches (275 x 179 mm)
Gift of Felice Stampfle in honor of Charles Ryskamp.

Watermark: none visible through lining.
Formerly attributed to Claude Vignon (1593-1670).


Inscribed on verso of lining, in hand of Hans M. Calmann, in graphite, "Vignon"; numbered below in lower right corner in graphite, "5"; in right corner, in brown ink, '6-1-". Penciled on old mount, in hand of J. Byam Shaw, "Attrd. ["rd" superscript] Claude Vignon".

Herbert Hierr, London; Felice Stampfle, New York.
Associated names: 

Vignon, Claude, 1593-1670, Formerly attributed to.
Hierr, Herbert, former owner.
Stampfle, Felice, former owner.


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. 115, no. 255, repr.

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