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The Lobster Fishers (View on the Rhine)

Jan van Aken (Dutch, 1614–1661)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 20, ii; Holl. 20

Dimensions

Overall: 21.3 x 27 cm (8 3/8 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P7984

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Lower left: HL inventer
Lower left: I. v. Aken fec
Upper left corner: the number "3"

Markings

On verso, in black ink, name with date "1876"

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897 (Lugt 1870).

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund