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The Sitting Peasant and his Wife

Cornelis Pietersz Bega (Dutch, 1620–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 22, i

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.9 x 5 cm (3 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1001

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, verso, b.c.: B 22 I / C Bega

Markings

Verso, Lugt 282 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston) and in graphite: 1972.1001
Verso, unidentified collector's mark (initials in brown ink)

Provenance

Collection (per R. M. Light): Hoogewegen (his stamp or other unidentified); Robert M. Light, Boston

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund