Netherlandish School

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Netherlandish School
16th century
Nobleman with His Page Received by Another in a Loggia, with a Fool at the Right
Pen and brown ink, brown and gray wash, with white opaque watercolor, over black chalk on paper; framing line in brown ink.
8 x 12 1/8 inches (204 x 308 mm)
Gift of Mrs. Donald M. Oenslager, 1982.


Inscribed at lower right, in brown ink, "P. de Jode". On verso, at lower center, in brown ink, "a C".

Donald M. Oenslager, New York; his widow, Mary (Zorka) Polak Oenslager, New York.

Netherlandish drawings of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries and Flemish drawings of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries in the Pierpont Morgan Library / Felice Stampfle ; with the assistance of Ruth S. Kraemer and Jane Shoaf Turner. New York : The Library, 1991, p. 49, no. 79 (repr.).
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twentieth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981-1983. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, p. 229-30 (general discussion of Oenslager gift).


Watermark: none.

Associated names: 

Jode, Pieter de, 1570-1634, Formerly attributed to.
Oenslager, Donald, 1902-1975, former owner.

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