Interior with Draftsman, Title of Part Four, from "The Drawing Book" (Het Tekenboek) of Abraham Bloemaert

Frederick Bloemaert, Dutch, 1616 - 1690, after Abraham Bloemaert, Dutch, 1566 - 1651


about 1650-1656

Etching and engraving on laid paper

Plate: 8 3/16 × 6 1/2 in. (20.8 × 16.5 cm)

Sheet: 15 1/4 × 10 15/16 in. (38.7 × 27.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Reinier and Josua Ottens, Amsterdam, 1740


Europe, Netherlands



Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Abraham Bloemaert inventor.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: Fred. Bloemaert Sculpsit.; inscribed, in plate, lower center: [in banner] QUATRIEME PARTIE, / Contenant / Des Figures d'Academie d'Hommes et de Femmes. / N. Visscher excudit. Cum Privilegio Ordinum Hollandiae [ae in ligature] et Westfrisiae [ae in ligature]; inscribe, in plate, lower right, below image: No. [o in superscript] 96; Watermark, upper center: IV; Watermark lower center: P[indistinct] PATRIA [lion rampant with a sword and arrows; garden of Holland; seated maid of Dort (Dordecht) with hat on a spear]

Exhibition History

17th and 18th Century Prints, Art 46 Northern Baroque, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 13-April 23, 1978.


R.E. Lewis, Inc., San Rafael, California; sold to present collection, 1965.

Catalogue Raisonne

M. Roethlisberger, Abraham Bloemaert and His Sons, 1993, pp. 405-406, no. T96.

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