Charcoal drawing on hand laid paper. Watermark: “De Haesbeek” with crowned circle and hare..
Sheet size: 52 x 37 cm. (20,5 x 14,6 inch). Image size: 52 x 37 cm. (20,5 x 14,6 inch).
Source unknown, to be determined. Ref: Vreedenburgh made a watercolour called “Larense boerderij” on which the same haystacks can be seen next to the farm, sold bij art dealer Han Vos.
Made by an anonymous engraver after ‘Cornelis Vreedenburgh’. Cornelis Vreedenburgh (1880-1946) was a Dutch artist who was a member of the Laren school. Made drawings, watercolours and painting. Member of artist societies: “Arti et Amicitiae” (Amsterdam), “St. Lucas” (Laren) en “Pulchri Studio” (Den Haag). He won several awards. Queen Wilhelmina bought two paintings from him.
Condition: Very good, given age. Small brown spot in left corner below. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.