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A Resting Sheep

1650s
Karel Dujardin (Dutch, 1622–1678)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 37: Hollstein 37, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.3 x 9.5 cm (2 7/8 x 3 3/4 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P7946

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Henry Brodhurst, Dale Close, Mansfield (collected 1819-1870)(Lugt 1296); verso, bottom left-center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of Emile Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); verso, bottom left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry Brodhurst, Dale Close, Mansfield (collected 1819-1870)(Lugt 1296); Emile Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund