Mr JA van Tilburg bequeathed his "prentenkabinet" of over 10 000 graphic works to the University of Pretoria. Over 2600 of these works were small sketches and watercolours by the Dutch Impressionist Marinus Pieter Reus, the biggest collection of its kind. MP Reus (1865-1938) lived in Mr van Tilburg’s house in Dordrecht and paid him for rent in small sketches.
Charcoal sketch by Reus of a roadway in Dordrecht between a house and a warehouse. In the street is a man dressed in work clothes and a donkey cart. In the top right corner is the artists thumb print.