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The Shepherd Playing the Flute

1644–45
Artist Nicolaes Claas Pietersz. Berchem (Dutch, 1620–1683)


Catalogue Raisonné

Holl.I.254 6, II/V [?]; Bartsch.v.258.6 i/ii; Weigel.296.6.ii or iv; Dutuit.iv.34.6 ii or iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.2 x 15.5 cm (8 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.) Platemark: 20.1 x 14.5 cm (7 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1996.196

Medium or Technique

Etching with touches of drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphte, beneath image, l.l. (erased): Cuyp

Signed

not signed

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Foolscap with seven points
Recto, l.l.: Lugt 1304, Henri de Triqueti (b. 1802 - d. 1874, Paris)

Provenance

Triqueti (Lugt 1304); with Clement (Paris, May 1878); Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna (1836-1909, Prague, Lugt 2773, see Singer vol. II, 217, item 7680); his sale, Stuttgart, 11-22 May 1909, lot 816; Hill-Stone, Inc. (New York); from whom purchased, 1996.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard