The Cow Pissing

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 2, ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.7 x 25.2 cm (7 3/4 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.780

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, b.c.: C.P. Berchem inventer et fecit
In graphite, verso: lengthy French inscription about the address[es]. Not completely legible
In graphite, verso, along left margin: B / D / P
In graphite, verso, left margin: L 1.10/-
In graphite, verso, left margin: 23

Signed

not signed

Markings

Watermark: fool's cap
Verso, c.: Lugt 282 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston) and in graphite: 33.780

Provenance

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler, in 1933, accessioned April 10, 1963.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler