Two Cows Near the River at Tivoli

1640s
Jan Both (Dutch, about 1618–1652)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 8, i/ii; Dutuit 8, iii/vi; Hollstein 8, iii/vi

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.6 x 29.1 cm (8 1/2 x 11 7/16 in.) Platemark: 20 x 27.6 cm (7 7/8 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1142

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of St. John Dent, London and Milton (died c. 1884) (Lugt 2373); verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of T. W. Waller, London (died c. 1910?)(Lugt 2472); verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

St. John Dent, London and Milton (died c. 1884)(Lugt 2373); probably included in his sale, London, Sotheby's, March28-April 3, 1884; T. W. Waller, London (died c. 1910?)(Lugt 2472); probably included in his sale, London, Christie's, June 6, 1910; Ellen Twistleton Bullard, Boston; her gift to the MFA November 1, 1925

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen T. Bullard