Delicate 18th Century Red Chalk Drawing of a Flemish Boatman.
A very deftly executed Red Chalk drawing, of a Flemish Boatman.
It shows the young man standing leaning on his oar, dressed in 18th century clothes and wearing the boatman hat, called a Barrette.
The drawing is lovely and full of life…
The frame is 19th century baguette in gilt wood.
The drawing measures 9 inches high by 5.50 wide.
The frame measures 12.75 inches high by 9.50 wide.
The drawing was acquired in Paris in April 2019