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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2019.107
People
Isaac de Moucheron, Dutch (Amsterdam, Netherlands 1667 - 1744 Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Title
A Shepherd with His Flock Sheltering from a Storm among Antique Ruins
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1700
Culture
Dutch
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink and gray wash on cream antique laid paper, double framing line in black ink
Dimensions
20 × 31.2 cm (7 7/8 × 12 5/16 in.)
image: 15.2 × 22.5 cm (6 × 8 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: center : crest
  • inscription: lower center, below image, in black ink: I. Moucheron. fecit
  • inscription: verso, upper left, in black ink: 10
Provenance
Van den Brande collection, Middelburg [1], by descent; to E.C. Baron van Pallandt, Haarlem, sold [through Mak van Waay, Amsterdam, September 26, 1972, lot 358]. H.R. Bijl, The Hague, sold [through Sotheby's, Amsterdam, November 17, 1993, lot 31]; to Roger and Naomi Gordon, Boston, sold [through Sotheby's, New York, January 30, 2019, lot 106]; to Harvard Art Museums, 2019

Notes

[1] It is not clear whether Pieter van den Brande (167?-1718) and/or his son, Johan Pieter van den Brande I (1707-1758), formed the collection that descended to Baron van Pallandt (sale 1972). See Charles Dumas and Robert-Jan te Rijdt, "Kleur en Raffinement: Tekeningen uit de unicorno collectie," Zwolle, 1994, pp. 90-91.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, William W. Robinson Fund
Accession Year
2019
Object Number
2019.107
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Andrea Busiri Vici, Andrea Locatelli e il paesaggio romano del Settecento, Ugo Bozzi Editore (Rome, Italy, 1976), pp. 201, 203, 288, repr. p. 203 as no. 248

Andrea Busiri Vici, "Fantasie Grafiche Romane d'Isaac de Moucheron", L'Urbe: rivista romana di storia, arte, lettere, costumanze (March -April 1981), vol. 2, pp. 63-65, pp. 64-64, repr. as fig. 9

Nina Wedde, "Isaac de Moucheron (1677-1744): His Life and Works with a Catalogue Raisonné of his Drawings, Watercolors, Paintings, and Etchings", Peter Lang (Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, 1996), p. 270, cat. no. D101, repr. p. 80, pl. 47

William W. Robinson, Bruegel to Rembrandt: Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2002), p. 178

William W. Robinson and Susan Anderson, Drawings from the Age of Bruegel, Rubens, and Rembrandt: Highlights from the Collection of the Harvard Art Museums, Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2016), pp. 207-9, 355, repr. p. 209, fig. 1

Old Master Drawings, auct. cat., Sotheby's, New York (New York, January 30, 2019), lot 106, p. 152, repr.

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