Artist after Adriaen van Ostade, Dutch, 1610-1685
  • Woman Frying Pancakes
Date 18th century
Medium pen and brown ink and watercolor on buff laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 7 5/8 × 6 3/8 inches (19.4 × 16.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. William E. Scripps
Accession Number 56.290
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Watermark: Strasbourg Lily (cf. Churchhill 401)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso, upper edge: Frying Pancakes | A van Ostade | Purchased from Esdale [sic] collection
Inscribed, in pen and brown ink, verso, lower center: A Van Ostade [by Esdaile]
W. Esdaile (London, England) [collector's mark L. 2617 with pen and ink on verso at lower left, 1831 WE 12xx];
W. H. Fanning;
1887, James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
Mrs. William E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1956-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Le mon de paysan d' Adriaen et Isack van Ostade. Exh. cat., Institut Néerlandais. Paris, 1981, no. 13. [as old copy]

Schnacenburg, Bernhard. Adriaen van Ostade, Isack van Ostade: Zeichnungen und Aquarelle. 2 vols. Hamburg, 1981. no. 232. [copy]