Die Gesellschaft am Kamin (The Gathering at the Fireplace ; Three Peasants by a Fireplace ; A Cottage Interior with Peasants ; L'Assemblée près de la cheminée)

Cornelis Pietersz. Bega, Dutch, 1620 - 1664


not dated

Etching on paper

Image: 2 15/16 × 2 5/16 in. (7.5 × 5.8 cm)

Sheet: 3 1/8 × 2 3/8 in. (7.9 × 6.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dr. Franz H. Hirschland, Class of 1935P and 1939P



Place Made: Netherlands, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in blue ink, center left: [indistinct] [unidentified]; Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in brown ink, center right: CT [T through C] [Lugt 642c]

Exhibition History

Old Master Prints from the Dartmouth Collection, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Publication History

7/1990, Application for Groff, Diane P., for Mary Ann Scott, posthumously. Cornelius Bega-Monograph. The Netherlands: Dadaco Publishers, Mr. Joop Van Coeporeen


Carl Theodor Thiemann (born 1881), Dachau, Germany; Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1948.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein I.217.23

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