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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|Title||Stone Bridge over the River Aniene near Tivoli (Lazio region, Italy)|
|Material and technique||Black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, on light-blue paper|
Drawing > Two-dimensional object > Art object
|Accession number||F I 86 (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 1640-1660|
|Age artist||Between 35 and 65 years old|
|Collector||Collector / Franz Koenigs|
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