A Dutch Family Group in a Garden

attributed to Herman Mijnerts Doncker (1620-1656)
National Trust Inventory Number 622744

Category Paintings
Date 1630 - 1670
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1549 x 2007 mm (61 x 79 in)
Place of origin Netherlands
Collection Borrowdale, Cumbria
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Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Dutch Family Group in a Garden, attributed to Herman Mijnerts Doncker (1620-1656). A group family portrait, the husband and wife are seen walking from a colonnaded pergola, a young woman with a young child at right, sitting in the balustade, and three boys play with a goat, left.

Provenance

Given by Denis Marshall (d. 1956) with Derwent Island to the National Trust in 1951

Credit line

Derwent Island House, The Marshall Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: Old label, back of stretcher - 'Albert Cuyp' + handwritten notes

Makers and roles

attributed to Herman Mijnerts Doncker (1620-1656) , artist

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Periods 17th century (32643)
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Subjects Group portrait (79)
Object Type Oil painting (10942)

Record Status

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