Gerard De Lairesse
Lige 1641-1711 Amsterdam
Allegory of Freedom and Trade

PROVENANCE: Sotheby's London, June 27, 1974, nr. 142, as: Lairesse (with this subject); Private UK Collection.

Signed lower right in pen and brown ink G.Lairesse.f., black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, pen and brown ink framing lines, on laid paper

230 x 122 mm. (9 x 4 7/8 in.)

Condition: The drawing is laid onto a conservation matt, the condition of the ink and paper is excellent, there is very minor time staining throughout.