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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Frans Pourbus the Elder, Flemish, 1545–1581

It Is All Hay

1575

Pen and brown ink and brown wash over black chalk, encircled in red chalk

Sheet: 25.9 × 23.7 cm (10 3/16 × 9 5/16in.); Framed: 52.07 × 39.37 cm (20 1/2 × 15 1/2in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
1961.65.9
Geography: 
Made in Flanders
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Flemish
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

John Percival, 1st Earl of Egmont (1683-1748); John T. Graves; Robert Hoe (sale, New York, Anderson Auction Company, 15-19 April, 1912; Library of Robert Hoe, Part III, A-K, no.949); Yale University Library (anonymous donor, 1957)

Bibliography: 

Suzanne Boorsch and John J. Marciari, Master Drawings from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 78–80, 247, no. 17, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.