BRAY, Jan de
(b. ca. 1627, Haarlem, d. 1697, Haarlem)

The Discovery of Achilles

1663
Pen in brown, grey wash, 116 x 144 mm
The Morgan Library and Museum, New York

This drawing is related to a painting by the artist, now in the Muzeum Narodowe, Warsaw. The small composition sketch was made a year before the painting. It is set out in quick pen lines and was made as a preparatory study for the painting.