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The Spinner and Four Cows

mid 17th century
Herman van Swanevelt (Netherlandish, about 1600–1655)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 78; Hollstein 104, iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.9 x 28.2 cm (7 7/16 x 11 1/8 in.) Platemark: 18.4 x 27.2 cm (7 1/4 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

K4728

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler