The Great Tree

1647
Herman Saftleven (Dutch, 1609–1685)


Catalogue Raisonné

Holl.xxiii.135 31, i/i; Bartsch 28; Dut. 28; Wu. 28

Dimensions

25.6 x 23.5 cm (10 1/16 x 9 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 255 x 232 mm;

Accession Number

M25870

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription space trimmed away.

Inscription

In plate at bottom: HSL 1647
Later inscriptions or marks: Verso LL in graphite pencil: Saftleven [underlined] B.28
Verso LL in graphite pencil: B. 28
Verso LL in graphite pencil: [a spiral]
Verso LL in graphite pencil: [a paraphe]
Verso LL in graphite pencil: A79799
Verso LR in graphite pencil: WOxv

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: fools cap with five points

Provenance

Puchased at Brayton Ives sale April 12-14, 1915

Credit Line

Purchased with fund subscribed by members of the Visiting Committee