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Abraham van Calraet

Cows and sheep in a farmyard, c. 1660-1722
Dulwich (London), Dulwich Picture Gallery, [..]
Object information
Object category
painting
Support/medium
panel (oak), oil paint
The grain of the wood and the grey ground are visible in some parts of the sky. Areas of the paint surface have suffered damage from abrasion; the central cow is particularly worn. The painting has been heavily retouched in the trees, shadows and weeds. The resin varnish has been partially removed. Previous recorded treatment: 1949-55, partially cleaned, Dr Hell (Sophia Plender).
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (landscape format) 37,2 x 51,5 cm
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Current attribution
Abraham van Calraet
since Blunt/Burchard/Waterhouse 1953
Rejected attribution
Aelbert Cuyp
all publications with the exception of Denning 1858, until Cook 1926
Date
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c. 1660-1722 (1660 - 1722)
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Provenance
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Visual documentation
Creation date: 2017-12-10; Last modified date: 2021-06-01

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