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Artist: Hermann Weyer, German, 1596–ca. 1621

The Entombment of Christ (recto); Landscape with a City on a River (verso)

ca. 1615

Pen and black ink with two colors of brown wash and white heightening, on paper covered with a yellow-brown wash (recto); pen and brown ink (verso)

image: 15.1 × 19.8 cm (5 15/16 × 7 13/16 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2003.33.1
Geography: 
Made in Germany
Culture: 
German
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Oskar Wichtendahl, Hannover, 19th century (painter in Hannover, ca. 1900; his stamp at lower left, not in Lugt), and by descent in the family; acquired from Martin Moeller, Hamburg.

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), 27, 29, 125–26, no. 35, 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.