Peasant playing the Bagpipes

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 291, LeBlanc 291

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.8 x 16.4 cm (9 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.454

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Naribus his fervens nunquam bene sudor olebit/ Dum juvat agricolas utrivulare melos./ In ploech noch spaeij en heb ick sin/Soo lang ick hier mee diujsjen bin
H. de Roy JM
Abraham Bloemart pinx./Cornelis Bloemart sculp. et exec./cum privil. Regis ChristianisSimi

Signed

signed

Provenance

Craddock and Barnard (London); from whom purchased by MFA, September 21, 1966.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis