The Grove (Herd of Sheep near the Water) from the series "Verscheyden Lantschapjes"

The Grove (Herd of Sheep near the Water)

1621
Willem Pietersz Buytewech (Dutch, about 1591–1624)


Catalogue Raisonné

H 42, Second; van der K. 35 Second state

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.2 x 12.6 cm (3 1/4 x 4 15/16 in.) Sheet: 9.4 x 13.3 cm (3 11/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.17

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

monogram in plate; the number "8" in plate, lower right

Signed

signed

Provenance

The Princes of Waldburg Wolfegg (Lugt 2542); sold Leipzig, Boerner, 14-15 November 1933, lot 420 (with 9 others) Acquired Feb. 1, 1934.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund