Shepherds and Shepherdesses

1782
Johann Julius Heinsius (German, 1740–1812)


Dimensions

Sheet: 41 x 28.5 cm (16 1/8 x 11 1/4 in.) Framed: 59.7 x 49.5 cm (23 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

65.2577

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and gouache over graphite

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Lower left in pen: Heinsius invenit/ et deliniavit/ 82
Inforamtion on frame

Provenance

Gilbert Levy; Rosenberg and Stiebel, New York; April 16, 1953, purchased by Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876 – d. 1964), New York, Paris, Rhode Island; by whom given by bequest to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection