- Museum number
River valley with a waterfall; first state before burnishing of surface-tone
Etching with false biting, printed in black ink that only appears grey-green in combination with the pink paper, on prepared paper with pink, lead-based ground
- Production date
- 1610-1638 (circa)
Height: 155 millimetres
Width: 187 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For an impression of second state see S.5519.
Literature: J. Rowlands, 'Hercules Segers', New York, 1979, no. 57; Recent lit: Huigen Leeflang and Pieter Roelofs, Hercules Segers (Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum/New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2016): p. 191. repr.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2003 Mar-Jun, Paris, Pavillon des Arts, 'Trajectoires du reve'
2012 Jan-May, BM, 'Hercules Segers'
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- For the history of the acquisition of the Sheepshanks collection, please see Sheepshanks.1
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Other BM number: S.5518