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Landscape with figures dancing; trees with large trunks at left and right, houses in background, at centre a musician playing a lute (?) while a lady and gentleman are dancing and a small poodle is standing on his hind legs Pen and black ink Verso: prepared with red chalk for transfer
- Height: 80 millimetres
- Width: 165 millimetres
Inscription ContentVerso inscribed: "Israel Silvestre"
Ternois (p.187) thinks that this is a copy after Callot.
See the entry for Gg,2.352 for the attribution and function of this drawing.
French Roy XVIIc
12 April 1991
Reason for treatment
Lift, inlay (strip), mount together, 4 ply solid perspex verso, 38 above 39. stamp mount.
The drawings were guarded into a mount with two apertures.
The drawings were lifted from the mount. They were inlaid by the Japanese strip method and mounted in a 4 ply solid mount with a Perspex verso, one above the other. The mount was stamped.
Prints & Drawings
Landscape with figures dancing; trees with large trunks at l and r, houses in background, at centre a musician playing a lute (?) while a lady and gentleman are dancing and a small poodle is standing on his hind legs Pen and black ink Verso: prepared with red chalk for transfer
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Object reference number: PDO2168
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