Requires Photography

Pastoral Scene

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, 1603–1684), After Abraham Bloemaert (Dutch, about 1564–1651)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 301-304

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.8 x 21 cm (5 13/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

B527.2

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, center: A Bloemaert inven C Bloemaert fecit
In plate, beneath image: Ses bergers a ce que tu voys/ Goustant eeste inocente vye/ Sont plus heureux qu'oy qu'on en dye/Que les Empereurs ny les Roys
In plate, l.r.: 1

Signed

signed

Markings

no watermark
Verso, Lugt 207 (Babcock Bequest)
Verso, Lugt 1868 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston) and in black ink 2/4 527

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock