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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1980,U.1679

  • Description

    Two elderly women gossiping in a village street, a trader in left background, and weighing goods for sale to a group of peasants.
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1648-1654 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 103 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 90 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with the artist's name,' A.v. ostade' at bottom left.
  • Curator's comments

    This is fifth state with smudge erased, for another impression see S.1508. For comment see 1855,0114.224.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 40.V bibliographic details
    • Bartsch I.373.40 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1980,U.1679

Two elderly women gossiping in a village street, a trader in left background, and weighing goods for sale to a group of peasants.  Etching

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Two elderly women gossiping in a village street, a trader in left background, and weighing goods for sale to a group of peasants. Etching

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