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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1969.145
People
Gillis Neyts, Flemish (Ghent, Belgium 1623 - 1687 Antwerp, Belgium)
Title
Genre Scene with Horsemen and Women Carrying Bundles
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th century
Culture
Flemish
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink, transparent watercolor, and white opaque watercolor on off-white antique laid paper, mounted; verso of drawing: star and flourishes in brown ink?
Dimensions
actual: 11.5 x 22.6 cm (4 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower left, graphite: Nyts
  • collector's mark: lower center, black ink, stamp: L. 474 (Probably Comte de Caylus, formerly pseudo-Crozat)
  • inscription: lower right, brown ink: /Callot/
  • inscription: lower center, brown ink: + / 10
  • inscription: mount, verso, right edge, brown ink: 3DL7.
  • inscription: mount, verso, center, graphite: 45
  • inscription: mount, verso, lower left, graphite: Neyts
Provenance
Probably Comte de Caylus, Paris (L. 474, with his mark). Mrs. William D. Vogel, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1969.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Anonymous Gift
Accession Year
1969
Object Number
1969.145
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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