Father of the Family

The Father of the Family

1648
Adriaen van Ostade (Dutch, 1610–1684)


Catalogue Raisonné

Godefroy 33, ii?/v [early impression, but state cannot be precisely determined since sheet is trimmed to the borderline]; Bartsch 33; Faucheux i; Weigel 34 i; Hollstein 33ii

Dimensions

12.3 x 9 cm (4 13/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8602

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

other title: Pater Familias

Inscription

In plate at bottom: AV ostade 1648
Later inscriptions or marks: Verso C in graphite pencil: +15
Verso LL stamped in red ink--mark of Sewall, Lugt 1309

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); acquired 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund