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Bacchus and Nymphs in a Landscape

Artist:
Abraham van Cuylenborch (Dutch, Utrecht ca. 1620–1658 Utrecht)
Date:
probably 1640s
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
22 7/8 x 28 3/8 in. (58.1 x 72.1 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Collis P. Huntington, 1900
Accession Number:
25.110.37
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower left): AvC· [monogram] f
Collis P. Huntington, New York (until d. 1900; life interest to his widow, Arabella D. Huntington, later [from 1913] Mrs. Henry E. Huntington, 1900–d. 1924; life interest to their son, Archer Milton Huntington, 1924–terminated in 1925)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Age of Rembrandt: Dutch Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 18, 2007–January 6, 2008, no catalogue.

Esmée Quodbach. "The Age of Rembrandt: Dutch Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 65 (Summer 2007), p. 68.

Walter Liedtke. Dutch Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2007, vol. 1, pp. 134–35, 316, no. 30, colorpl. 30, fig. 26 (color detail), calls it "a typical Van Cuylenborch, probably from the 1640s".



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