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Rider on Leaping Horse-- (La Croupade)

1680
Dirck Maas (Dutch, 1656–1717)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein xi.149 8, ii/ii; Van der Kellen 166.8 ii/ii

Dimensions

20.95 x 23.18 cm (8 1/4 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.20

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

CROUPADE, CROOPADE, n. [from croup, or its root.] In the manege, a leap in which the horse pulls up his hind legs, as if he drew them up to his belly. – Webster’s 1828 Dictionary

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in border at lower l.: D: Mass inv. et fecit.
Later inscriptions or marks: Recto LL in graphite pencil: v d K 8.

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Arms of Amsterdam with monogram of Lubbertus van Gerrevink and countermark: I VILLEDARY

Provenance

Purchased from Paul McCarron

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis