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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.2018.281
People
Roelant Roghman, Dutch (Amsterdam, Netherlands 1627 - 1692 Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Title
Ameide Castle with Tienhoven in the Distance
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1646-1647
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/183538
Location
Level 3, Room 3600, University Research Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black chalk and gray wash with graphite on cream antique laid paper, framing lines in dark brown ink
Dimensions
30.3 x 48.5 cm (11 15/16 x 19 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Signed lower right, brown ink: R. Roghman
  • inscription: Recto, lower center, graphite: huis ameijde of herlar tien hoven
  • inscription: Verso, lower right, graphite: ameyde tienhoven in't verschiet
  • inscription: Verso, lower left, graphite: 11 / N2g
  • collector's mark: Verso, lower left, blue ink: M G A [in monogram] (Lugt 3306, mark of The Maida and George Abrams Collection)
  • watermark: none
Provenance
Hillebrand Bentes, Amsterdam. [Unidentified dealer, Amsterdam, October 16, 1708 (no. 81, on the list drawn up before the sale)]. Christiaan van der Hoek, Ouderhoek. Anthonie van der Hoek, Ouderhoek. Jean de Wolf, Ouderhoek. Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, Amsterdam, sold [Amsterdam, March 3, 1800, lot KK6]. C. S. Roos, Amsterdam. Cornelis Hofstede de Groot, The Hague; to a Dutch private collector before April 1930, and then by descent to his grandson; to Maida and George Abrams, Boston (Lugt 3306)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Maida and George Abrams Collection, Boston, Long Term Loan
Object Number
1.2018.281
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

William W. Robinson, Bruegel to Rembrandt: Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2002), pp. 154-55, cat. no. 64, repr. p. 155

Peter C. Sutton and William W. Robinson, Drawings by Rembrandt, his Students and Circle from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, exh. cat., Bruce Museum and Yale University Press (U.S.) (New Haven and London, 2011), pp. 32, 146-7, cat. no. 55, repr. p. 147

Exhibition History

Bruegel to Rembrandt: Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, British Museum, London, 06/13/2002 - 09/22/2002; Institut Néerlandais, Paris, 10/10/2002 - 12/08/2002; Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 03/22/2003 - 07/06/2003

Drawings by Rembrandt, his Students and Circle from the Collection of Maida and George Abrams, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, 09/24/2011 - 01/08/2012; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, 04/15/2012 - 07/08/2012

Crossroads: Drawing the Dutch Landscape, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/21/2022 - 08/14/2022

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