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Landscapes with Farmhouses

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1986,0510.4

  • Title (series)

    • Landscapes with Farmhouses
  • Description

    Plate 1: Title-page with title written in a cartouche at centre, flanked by dolphins, a shepherd with a crutch and shepherdess with a spindle are seated on top of cartouche, surrounded by several animals (horse, cow, cat and dog) and farming tools (carts, baskets, three-pronked forks, barrels etc.); on full sheet; third state with address of Cornelis Danckerts; title to a series of nineteen landscapes after Abraham Bloemaert. 1614
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1614
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 150 millimetres
    • Width: 236 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Titled and signed in cartouche at centre, ten lines of Latin verses by G. Rijckius: "O nimium felix, ... / ... forte beatus. / G. Rijckius" and "ABloemaert inuentor" and "Boëtius Adam Bolswerd. fecit / Ao. 1614 / Amstelodami Corn: Dankerts / Excudebat.".
        Numbered in lower left corner: "1".
  • Curator's comments

    This is the title-page to a series of nineteen numbered plates showing landscapes after Abraham Bloemaert (Roethlisberger 230-249). For a complete set in BM collection see D,7.112-129 and D,7.162.
    A drawing is in Paris, École des Beaux-Arts.

  • Bibliography

    • Roethlisberger 1993 230.III bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 338.II bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1986

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1986,0510.4

Plate 1: Title-page with title written in a cartouche at centre, flanked by dolphins, a shepherd with a crutch and shepherdess with a spindle are seated on top of cartouche, surrounded by several animals (horse, cow, cat and dog) and farming tools (carts, baskets, three-pronked forks, barrels etc.); on full sheet; third state with address of Cornelis Danckerts; title to a series of nineteen landscapes after Abraham Bloemaert.  1614  Engraving

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Plate 1: Title-page with title written in a cartouche at centre, flanked by dolphins, a shepherd with a crutch and shepherdess with a spindle are seated on top of cartouche, surrounded by several animals (horse, cow, cat and dog) and farming tools (carts, baskets, three-pronked forks, barrels etc.); on full sheet; third state with address of Cornelis Danckerts; title to a series of nineteen landscapes after Abraham Bloemaert. 1614 Engraving

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