Checkerboard Bonnet Shell (Phalium Areola)
Balthasar van der Ast
From the collection
Additional makers: Previously attributed to - Bartholomeus Abrahamsz. Assteyn (1607 - after 1667)
Medium: Brown wash and transparent and opaque watercolor on cream antique laid paper, with a framing line in brown ink.
Credit line: The Maida and George Abrams Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Gift of George S. Abrams in memory of John Richards II, Harvard Class of 1954.
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