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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Peasant with his hands behind his back; full-length, turned slightly to right Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1647 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 86 millimetres
    • Width: 62 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with a monogram in lower left: "AvO".
  • Curator's comments

    'Everyday life in Holland's Golden Age: The Complete Etchings of Adriaen van Ostade', ex. cat. Rembrandthuis, Amsterdam, 1998, no.21.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 21.II bibliographic details
    • Bartsch I.361.21 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


Peasant with his hands behind his back; full-length Etching


Peasant with his hands behind his back; full-length Etching

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