This drawing is part of a group of 508 drawings from the Koenigs Collection, which was sold in the fall of 1940 by D.G. van Beuningen to Dr. Hans Posse, Hitler's Sonderbeauftragter Linz. This transaction was in violation of Dutch laws and international agreements. See the publication by Albert J. Elen, Missing Old Master Drawings from the Franz Koenigs Collection claimed by the State of The Netherlands, Den Haag 1989
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|Material and technique||Red chalk, heightened with white, on brownish paper|
Drawing > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Giovanni Battista Beinaschi
Previously attributed: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
|Accession number||I 348 recto (PK)|
|Credits||Missing since World War II, see cat. Missing Old Master Drawings from the Franz Koenigs Collection claimed by the State of the Netherlands, The Hague 1989|
|Department||Drawings & Prints (Pushkin claim)|
|Creation date||in circa 1656-1688|
|Collector||Collector / Franz Koenigs|