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The Cow Drinking

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 1, iii

Dimensions

Platemark: 28 x 37.7 cm (11 x 14 13/16 in.) Sheet: 28.7 x 38.6 cm (11 5/16 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8333

Medium or Technique

Etching, laid down

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, l.l.: Delineat et Sculpt. per N Berchem et in lumen edit. per N Visscher cum Privil

In graphite, verso, l.l.: before address of Leon Schenk (difficult to decipher)

Signed

signed

Markings

Lugt 1870 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection) and in black ink: 8333

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