The Rabbit Hunt

1560
Pieter Bruegel, the Elder (Netherlandish, about 1525–1569)


Catalogue Raisonné

New Hollstein, Bruegel the Elder (2006), 1;Van Bastelaer 001

Dimensions

Platemark: 22.0 x 22.9 cm (8 11/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

51.1335

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, dated lower left: 15[06? 60?]; upper right: H. cock excud.

Signed

lower left: BRVEGEL

Markings

watermark [not identified]; recto, lower left, in graphite: B. 1; lower right: 17830; verso, MFA stamp with accession number outside it: 51.1335; in graphite: C17830

Provenance

William G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); his gift to the MFA, May 1951

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen