PRAGUE SCHOOL, CIRCA 1600 | RECTO: RUGGED RIVER LANDSCAPE WITH A BRIDGE; VERSO: VIEW OF A VILLAGE
Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD
PRAGUE SCHOOL, CIRCA 1600
RECTO: RUGGED RIVER LANDSCAPE WITH A BRIDGE;
VERSO: VIEW OF A VILLAGE
Oiled black chalk, heightened with white chalk, on blue paper
284 by 463 mm; 11¼ by 18¼ in
This large and striking, double sided landscape drawing appears to be in the artistic spirit of works produced at the Prague court of the Emperor Rudolf II, and is also reminiscent of certain drawings that have sometimes been attributed to Joos de Momper.