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After �Berchem, Nicolaes (Dutch painter, printmaker, and draftsman, 1620-1683) , Landscape with Cattle and Figures on a Mountain Path

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Title Landscape with Cattle and Figures on a Mountain Path
Collection Culture and Sport Glasgow (Museums): Kelvingrove Museum
Artist After Berchem, Nicolaes (Dutch painter, printmaker, and draftsman, 1620-1683)
Date Earliest possibly about 1642
Date Latest possibly 1833
Description A well demarcated path leads from foreground to middle distance. To right there are rocky cliffs and two spindly trees growing from left of the path. On the path are a figure on horseback and a companion on foot. They are driving two cattle ahead of the as they process away from the viewer. Behind them walks another figure with a dog leading two more cattle. To left and at a lower level of the same path is one more figure with two cows.
Current Accession Number 41
Former Accession Number 66 (1855); 32 (1893)
Inscription front ll 'Berchem'
Subject landscape; figure; animal (cow; dog)
Measurements 51.1 x 65.7 cm cm (estimate)
Material oil on canvas
Acquisition Details Bequeathed by Archibald McLellan 1854.
Provenance Possibly J. Clerk of Eldin sale, Edinburgh, 15 March 1833, lot 94.
Publications McLellan Catalogue, Glasgow, 1855, p. 6, no. 66, as by Berchem; Hofstede de Groot, C., 'Hollandsche Kunst in Schotland', Oud Holland, 11, 1893, p. 137, no. 32, as by Berchem; Hofstede de Groot, C., A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century, IX, Esslingen, 1926, Berchem, no. 482, as by Berchem; Miles, H., Catalogue of Dutch and Flemish Paintings in the Glasgow Art Gallery, Glasgow, 1961, I, p. 24, no. 41, as 'a fairly late copy of a picture by Berchem in the Ascott Collection'.
Notes Inscribed on stretcher (chalk) 'Struthers'.
Rights Owner Culture and Sport Glasgow (Museums)
Author Robert Wenley
 

 

 

 

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