Landscape with a Milkman (Het Melkboertje)

Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch, 1606 - 1669

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about 1650

Etching and drypoint on laid paper

Overall: 2 5/8 × 7 in. (6.7 × 17.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Jean K. Weil in memory of Adolph Weil Jr., Class of 1935

PR.997.5.99

Geography/Culture

Europe, Netherlands

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

On view

Inscription

Inscribed, on verso, in brown ink: P. mariette 1672 (Lugt 1790)

Course History

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016

ARTH 83, History of Museums and Collecting, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2015

ARTH 82, History of Museums and Collecting, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2012

Exhibition History

Virtual Space for Dialogue, 2018, Symbolic Landscape: Exloring the Semiotics of Landscape in Rembrandt‘s "Three Trees", Tess McGuinness, Class of 2018, Kathryn Conroy Intern, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, https://www.tmcguinness.vsfd.hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu/

Rembrandt: Master of Light and Shadow; Etchings from the Collection of the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 8-September 17, 2006.

From Altarpiece to Portrait: Assembling an European Collection, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover New Hampshire, January 29, 2020.

Durer, Rembrandt & Beyond: From the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Weil, Jr., Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama, July 1-August 28, 1994, no. 100.

A Humanist Vision: The Adolph Weil, Jr. Collection of Rembrandt Prints, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 23-March 20, 1988, no. 74.

A Gift to the College: The Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Weil Jr. Collection of Master Prints, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 17-December 20, 1998.

Publication History

Timothy Rub, Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann, Kelly Pask, "A Gift to the College: The Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Weil Jr. Collection of Master Prints", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1998, listed, p.115, no. 241.

Stacey Sell, Durer, Rembrandt & Beyond: From the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Weil, Jr., Montgomery, Alabama, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, 1994, p. 51, no. 100.

Hilliard Goldfarb, A Humanist Vision: The Adolph Weil, Jr. Collection of Rembrandt Prints, Hanover: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 1988, pp. 174-175, no. 74, ill.

Provenance

Perhaps Richard Udny, London and Teddington 1722-1802; William H. Schab Gallery, New York; sold to Jean K. and Adolph Weil, Jr., Montgomery, Alabama, on August 23, 1982; given to present collection, 1997.

Catalogue Raisonne

New Hollstein (NHD) 255; Bartsch and Hollstein 213; Hind 242

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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