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The Cow Drinking

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1; Hollstein i iii

Dimensions

Platemark: 27.7 x 37 cm (10 7/8 x 14 9/16 in.) Sheet: 29.7 x 39.8 cm (11 11/16 x 15 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8332

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, l.l.: Delineat. et Sculpt. per N Berchem et in lucem edit per N Visscher cum Privil.
In plate, l.r.: Leon Schenk Excud.

Signed

signed

Markings

Watermarks evident (at each corner)
Verso, l.l. Lugt 1309 (Henry F. Sewall, about 1895, New York)
Verso, l.r.: Lugt 1870 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection)

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