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Three cows on grass with dock leaves in the foreground; one standing on the brow of the hill in profile to left, one at right lying down and a third behind a fence at right
Black chalk with grey, yellow and red wash
Watermark: Fragment (bottom) of crowned coat-of-arms, charged with cross-hatching, with initial 'B' and horn below (cf. Churchill 291, undated)
- Production date
Height: 139 millimetres
Width: 190 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- This drawing is related to a few paintings from the 1640s depicting cows by the waterside; see M. Bijl and W. Kloek, 'A painting re-attributed to Aelbert Cuyp: connoisseurship and technical research', in The Burlington Magazine 155 (2014), pp.91-98.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2002 Feb-May, London, National Gallery, 'Aelbert Cuyp'
2002 June-Sept, Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, 'Aelbert Cuyp'
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