Adriaen van de Venne
A Colonel, from an album of 102 drawings; standing three-quarter to right, dressed in purple, wearing a sword and carrying a whip, a greyhound nearby and three boys behind. Watercolour with bodycolour, over black chalk, heightened with silver and gold.
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