Attributed to Aert Schouman
Apricots and Plums
Watercolor on buff prepared paper; incised with the stylus in the leaves and stems.
7 1/4 x 11 3/8 inches (184 x 288 mm)
Gift of Charles Ryskamp in honor of Kate Schaeffer on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Morgan Library and the 50th anniversary of the Association of Fellows.
Inscribed at upper center, in graphite, "No 7".
Watermark: "J Honig & zoon".
William Esdaile (1758-1837), London (his stamp at right, Lugt 2617); Charles Ryskamp, Princeton and New York.
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 416.
Ryskamp, Charles, former owner.
Esdaile, William, 1758-1837, former owner.