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The Bagpipe Player

The Diamond

Nicolaes Claas Pietersz. Berchem (Dutch, 1620–1683)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 4; Hollstein 4, ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.2 x 23.7 cm (6 3/8 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8336

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, verso, l.l.: 27
In graphite, verso, c.: Nicolas Berchem/4

Signed

not signed

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Strasbourg Lily

Verso, l.l.: Lugt 1309 [twice] (Henry F. Sewall, about 1895, New York)
Verso, l.l.: Lugt 1870 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection) and in black ink: 8336

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York [Lugt 1309]; 1897, purchased through the Harvey D. Parker Fund [Lugt 1870] by the MFA. (Accession date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund