Le Taureau (The Bull)

Paulus Potter, Dutch, 1625 - 1654

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1650

Etching on wove paper

Impression: 4 1/2 × 5 3/16 in. (11.4 × 13.1 cm)

Sheet: 4 1/4 × 5 1/16 in. (10.8 × 12.9 cm)

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

PR.948.60

Publisher

Clement de Jonghe (1634/5–1677), Amsterdam, Netherlands

Geography

Place Made: Netherlands, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, upper left: paulus potter F./1650; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Clement de Jonghe excud.; verso: unidentified collection mark: D.U. (Lugt 796)

Course History

ANTH 7.05, Animals and Humans, Laura Ogden, Winter 2020

Provenance

Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1948.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein vol. 17, no. 1

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