Nov 14, 2012

Peasants in a Rocky Landscape

Peasants in a Rocky Landscape

second third 1600s

Jan Wouwerman

(Dutch, 1629-1666)

Brush and black ink, brush and gray wash, and black chalk; framing lines in black ink

Support: Beige(1) laid paper laid down on beige(1) wove paper, perimeter mounted to a false margin of cream(2) wove paper

Sheet: 34.9 x 23.9 cm (13 3/4 x 9 7/16 in.); Secondary Support: 34.9 x 23.9 cm (13 3/4 x 9 7/16 in.); Tertiary Support: 42 x 30.6 cm (16 9/16 x 12 1/16 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Noah L. Butkin 1970.286


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