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Travelers in a mountainous landscape

mid 17th–late 17th century
Herman Saftleven (Dutch, 1609–1685)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.7 × 27.3 cm (6 15/16 × 10 3/4 in.) Mount: 27 × 36.5 cm (10 5/8 × 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2016.826

Medium or Technique

Black chalk and brown wash on paper

Not On View

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Markings

Stamp on verso

Provenance

Bernard Houthakker (b. 1884 – d. 1963), Amsterdam (Lugt 1272). December 9, 2010, anonymous sale, Christie’s, South Kensington (sale 5472), lot 1113 to Hill-Stone, Inc. (dealer), South Dartmouth, MA; 2016, year-end gift of Hill-Stone, Inc., to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 18, 2017)

Credit Line

Gift of Alan Stone and Lesley Hill in honor of Clifford S. Ackley