Adriaen van Ostade - A GROUP OF PEASANTS DRINKING AND SMOKING
Adriaen van Ostade
A GROUP OF PEASANTS DRINKING AND SMOKING
Pen and brown ink, wash and grey ink. 10.5 x 20 cm.
Backed to the edges. Slightly yellowed.
Dr. Bernhard Schnackenburg has confirmed the study as an early, previously unknown work of Adriaen van Ostade. He compares it to the painting dated ca. 1636-1638 which forms cat. nr. 11-24, plate 7-13 of his monograph.
B. Schnackenburg: Adrian und Isaac van Ostade. Zeichnungen und Aquarelle, Hamburg 1981.