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Landscape with Ruins

Artist:
Gerbrand van den Eeckhout (Dutch, Amsterdam 1621–1674 Amsterdam)
Date:
1650
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown and grey wash, over black chalk. Framing line in pen and brown ink.
Dimensions:
7 13/16 x 9 in. (19.8 x 22.9 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1965
Accession Number:
65.104
Not on view
Inscription: lower left in black chalk: 1650
lower left in pen and brown ink: Buyten Brussel (trans.:outside of Brussels)
On verso at lower right in pencil: 2 stuks/hhg. (trans.:two items)
Hendrikus Egbertus ten Kate; Vendor: Herbert Norman Bier (German, Frankfurt am Main 1905–1981 London)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 10, 1985–June 9, 1985.

D. Hannema, Hendrikus Egbertus ten Kate Catalogue of the H. E. ten Kate Collection. Rotterdam, 1955, cat. no. 214, p. 124.

Carlos van Hasselt Dessins de paysagistes hollandais du XVIIe siècle. Exh. cat. Brussels-Rotterdam-Paris-Berne, 1968-1969, cat. no. 47.

Carlos van Hasselt Rembrandt and His Century, Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century. Ex. cat., from the Collection of Frits Lugt, Institut Néerlandais, Paris. 1977, cat. no. 34, pp. 52-53.

Werner Sumowski Drawings of the Rembrandt School. Edited and translated by Walter L. Strauss, vol. 3, New York, 1980, cat. no. 677, ill.

Helen Bobritzky Mules "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 42, no. 4, New York, 1985, p. 41, ill.

Frederik J. Duparc Landscape in Perspective: Drawings by Rembrandt and his Contemporaries. Exh. cat., Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Feb. 20-April 3, 1988; Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, April 15-May 29, 1988. 1988, cat. no. 26, p. 95.



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