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Inscription

by later hand, upper right in pen and brown ink: Propensus, extensus vel festinus / Propensius, festinanter / Propyciatorium, ain pethauss vel gnadhauss vel stad / Quamobrem, quare et [cetera?] [adverbium?] Etiam pro ergo ponitur/[commune?] [est?] / Quominus, quosque / Quodsi, set si / Quodammodo, etlicher weiss / Extimplo, subito et dum statim ubi quidam dicunt / extemplo [...?] Tempus non timpus saltem / dices neque saltim Extemplo non extimplo / docet artis amicus / [illegible line] / Apud [per?] [denarium?] escribitur sicut apud [presentem?] / Ad per denarium.

Provenance

Hans M. Calmann [1899-1982], London; purchased by Ian Woodner, New York, 7 September 1982; by inheritance to his daughters, Andrea and Dian Woodner, New York, 1990.

Exhibition History
1983
Master Drawings from the Woodner Collection, J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu and tour, 1983-85, no. 37 (verso illustrated).
1986
Dibujos de los siglos XIV al XX: Colección Woodner, Museo del Prado, Madrid, 1986-87, no. 49.
1986
Meisterzeichnungen aus Sechs Jahrhunderten: Die Sammlung Ian Woodner, Haus der Kunst, Munich and Vienna, 1986, no. 40.
1987
Master Drawings: The Woodner Collection, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1987, no. 38.
1990
Master Drawings from the Woodner Collection, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1990, no. 48.
1995
The Touch of the Artist: Master Drawings from the Woodner Collections, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1995-1996, no. 1.
2006
Master Drawings from the Woodner Collections, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2006 - 2007.
Bibliography
1983
Oberhuber, Konrad. "Sur quelques dessins Germaniques." Connaissance des arts. 376 (1983): 78 , 80 (reproduced).
1995
The Touch of the Artist: Master Drawings from the Woodner Collections. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1995-1996: no. 1.