Artist Philips de Konick, Dutch, 1619-1688
  • Peasants in a Tavern
Date ca. 1662
Medium pen and brush and brown ink and brown gray wash on buff laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 5 3/4 × 8 inches (14.6 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 38.17
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
On View Prints and Drawings W132, Level 1 (see map)
Marks Watermark: Strasbourg lily: [shield with fleur de lis] [cf. Churchill 400-428]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower center, verso: A. Brouwer
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left, verso: X 109
R. Peltzer (Cologne, Germany) [purple collector's mark [L. 2231] on verso at lower right];
May 13-14, 1914, sale (Stuttgart, Germany) no. 90. [as Brouwer];
C.B. Duhrkoop;
1938-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Lugts, Frits. Inventoire General des Dessins de Ecoles du Nord, Ecole Hollandaise. 3 vols. Paris, 1929-1933, no. 1319. [as Koninck]

Gerson, Horst. Philips Koninck. Berlin, 1936, no. Z.270. [as Koninck]

Lesley, Parker. "The Growth of the Collection of Drawings." Bulletin of the DIA 18, 7 (April 1939): pp. 3-6. [as Brouwer]

Logan, A.M. Dutch and Flemish Drawings and Watercolors. New York, 1988, p. 31, no. 10 (ill.).

Perlove, Shelley and George S. Keyes, ed. Seventeenth-Century European Drawings in Midwestern Collections: The Age of Bernini, Rembrandt, and Poussin. Notre Dame, 2015, pp. 156-157, cat. 61 (ill.).