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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.2018.222
People
Aelbert Cuyp, Dutch (Dordrecht, Netherlands 1620 - 1691 Dordrecht, Netherlands)
Title
View of a Ploughed Field
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1639-1642
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/93990
Location
Level 3, Room 3600, University Research Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, black chalk, and a modified gum arabic on cream antique laid paper, framing line in brown ink
Dimensions
16.2 x 25.1 cm (6 3/8 x 9 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: recto, lower right, black ink: AC
  • inscription: verso, lower left, graphite: x 24 [or x JLZ]?
  • collector's mark: verso, bottom center, black ink: Dr A.S. [encircled] (Lugt 787, mark of Dr. August Sträter)
  • watermark: none
Provenance
Dr. A. Sträter (Lugt 787). Mrs. Wertheimer, by 1949. Private collection, Paris. [Artemis Fine Arts, Paris], sold; to George Abrams, Boston, 2003
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Maida and George Abrams Collection, Boston, Long Term Loan
Object Number
1.2018.222
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Mirror of Holland: Drawings from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, Part 1, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, 11/20/2010 - 03/06/2011

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

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