Aristocrats and Peasants in Landscapes (one of four overdoors)

Unidentified artist, Flemish, first half 18th century (Flemish (or British (?)))


Dimensions

55 x 113 cm (21 5/8 x 44 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.462d

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Located on the western end of the south wall.

Provenance

Mid-18th century, Frederick Calvert, 6th Baron of Baltimore (d. 1771?), Woodcote Park, Epsom, Surrey, England [see note 1]. By 1927, Eben Howard Gay, Boston, MA; 1927, gift of Eben Gay to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 8, 1927)

NOTES:
[1] From the drawing room. The paintings were not done expressly for this room, but fitted into design by Francis Brerewood, who modified portions of Woodcote Park for Lord Baltimore about 1753-55

Credit Line

Gift of Eben Howard Gay