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The Drunk Couple

Dusart, Cornelis (1660-1704, Dutch)


Cornelis Dusart, The Drunk Couple

Cornelis Dusart
The Drunk Couple




Date: 1685
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Image: 127 x 105 mm. 5 x 4 1/8 in. Sheet: 135 x 113 mm.  5 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.
Reference: Hollstein 7, only state
Signature: Signed and dated in the plate "Corn Dusart f 1685" lower left
Provenance: T.R.G. Carlyle (inscribed in pencil with this name verso), Christie's London; 2006 to David Tunick, Inc.
Impression: Extremely fine, wiping marks still fresh.
Condition: Excellent, old hinges verso, small margins all around, a spot of light brown stain on the male figure