FJK 064

Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)

Young Soldier with an Harquebus Leaving his Father (?)

ca. 1640 according to Denis Mahon
10 15/32 × 13 15/16 in. (266 × 354 mm)

Pen, brown ink and brown wash on unlisted watermark paper (Piccard type 1978, no. V: 181-361)

Collector’s mark “John Bouverie” bottom right (Lugt 325)


Casa Gennari Collection
John Bouverie Collection (ca. 1722/23-1750)
Mr. Harvey Collection
Charles 1st Earl of Gainsborough Collection
Reverend Conrad Noel Collection
Reverend Cyril Putteril Collection (by descent)
Sale, Christie’s, London, November 27, 1973, no. 258
Private Collection
Sale, Christie’s, London, July 6, 1982, no. 41
Jan Krugier Collection, Monaco, JK 3553
Jan Krugier Foundation


Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Linie, Licht und Schatten. Meisterzeichnungen und Skulpturen der Sammlung Jan und Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 1999, p. 74, no. 30, color ill. p. 75.

Venice, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, The Timeless Eye. Master Drawings from the Jan and Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski Collection, 1999, p. 112, no. 49, color ill. p. 113.

Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Miradas sin Tiempo. Dibujos, Pinturas y Esculturas de la Coleccion Jan y Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2000, p. 130, no. 49, color ill. p. 131.

Paris, Musée Jacquemart-André, La Passion du dessin. Collection Jan et Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2002, p. 114, no. 45, color ill. p. 115.

Munich, Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Das Ewige Auge - Von Rembrandt bis Picasso. Meisterwerke aus der Sammlung Jan Krugier und Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2007, p. 118, no. 51, color ill. p. 119.

Request for information/loan

The Jan Krugier Foundation is devoted to increasing the impact of the collection of drawings through regular loans to major exhibitions. Loan applications should include a complete presentation of the project.

Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hongrie (27 October 2022 - 19 February 2023)

El Greco in Budapest

El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos) - Saint John the Baptist (i) ; Saint John the Evangelist (ii)