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Six Landscapes after Nicolaes Berchem

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    F,2.45

  • Title (series)

    • Six Landscapes after Nicolaes Berchem
  • Description

    Frontispiece; Pastoral landscape with a shepherd seated on a cow and playing the flute at centre, a woman dancing beside him at left, cattle around them, ruins covered in foliage in left background; after Nicolaes Berchem Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1659-1664 (c.)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 216 millimetres
    • Width: 292 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower margin with production details and publication line: "CBerghem Inventor" and "t'Amsterdam, by Dancker Danckerts, in de Calverstraat in de Danckbaerheyt" and "Dancker Danckerts fecit".
  • Curator's comments

    This is the frontispiece from a set of six oblong plates by Danckerts (Hollstein 12-17) after Berchem, for another plate of this set see also F,2.50.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 12 bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 92 (after Berchem) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    F,2.45

Frontispiece; Pastoral landscape with a shepherd seated on a cow and playing the flute at centre, a woman dancing beside him at left, cattle around them, ruins covered in foliage in left background; after Nicolaes Berchem Etching

Recto

Frontispiece; Pastoral landscape with a shepherd seated on a cow and playing the flute at centre, a woman dancing beside him at left, cattle around them, ruins covered in foliage in left background; after Nicolaes Berchem Etching

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