drawing

Judith returning in triumph with the head of Holofernes; the head of a large procession advancing along a street of high buildings adorned with flags, a man on horseback behind the horn-blowers and standard bearers. c.1650-52   Pen and brown ink with brown and (later) grey wash (see further n.5 under Comment), touched with reddish-brown wash and with white; ruled framing lines apparently in the same ink.     Watermark: Paschal Lamb (cf. Rotterdam, 1998, cat.159, p.362 (anon School of Rembrandt drawing).

AN490815001001

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Department: Prints & Drawings

Registration number: 1900,1221.2

Bibliographic reference
Sumowski 1979 continuing 548x (as Drost)
Hind 1915-31 90 (as Rembrandt)
Benesch 1973 A93
Royalton-Kisch 2010 Drost.2

Location: Dutch Roy XVIIc

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