Farm, Horseman and Walkers in the Foreground (from the series (from the series PRAEDIORUM VILLARVM ET RVUSTICARVM CASVLARVM ICONES ELEOANTISSIMAE AD VIVVM IN APRE DEFORMATAE...

about 1560
After Master of the Small Landscapes (Netherlandish, 16th century), Possibly by Joos van Liere (Netherlandish, died in 1583), Joannes van Doetecum (Netherlandish, active 1554–about 1600), and Lucas van Doetecum (Netherlandish, active 1554–about 1584)


Catalogue Raisonné

New Hollstein 118-161

Dimensions

Platemark: 13.3 x 19.7 cm (5 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.) Sheet: 14.6 x 21 cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2021

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

from the series of 44 plates, first published by Hieronymus cock:
PRAEDIORUM VILLARVM ET RVUSTICARVM CASVLARVM ICONES ELEOANTISSIMAE AD VIVVM IN APRE DEFORMATAE…

Markings

Watermark: interlaced C's surmounted by a crown

Provenance

2011, acquired from an unknown dealer in Germany by James Bergquist, Newton, MA; 2011, sold by Bergquist to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Brent R. Benjamin