A Hilly River Landscape with a Horesman talking to a Shepherdess (after Cuyp)

style of Aelbert Cuyp (Dordrecht 1620 – Dordrecht 1691)
National Trust Inventory Number 709326

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1700 - 1799
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1194 x 1148 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Ormesby Hall, Redcar and Cleveland (Accredited Museum)
On show at Ormesby Hall, Redcar and Cleveland, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and North East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Hilly River Landscape with a Horesman talking to a Shepherdess (after Cuyp), style of Aelbert Cuyp (Dordrecht 1620 – Dordrecht 1691),18th century. A mountainous wooded landscape of the lower Rhine to the right with cattle, sheep and dogs and a man on a horse and a woman in the foreground, further figures and buildings in the middle distance. The original painting, a mature work of 1655-60, is in the National Gallery, London and was part of the Angerstein collection when it first opened in 1824.

Provenance

Bequeathed by Colonel James B. W. Pennyman (1883 – 1961)

Credit line

Ormesby Hall, The Pennyman Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

style of Aelbert Cuyp (Dordrecht 1620 – Dordrecht 1691), artist

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Place of origin England (253064)
Materials Canvas (10117)
Oil paint (8600)
Wood (128587)
Category Art / Oil paintings (12642)
Collection Ormesby Hall, Redcar and Cleveland (Accredited Museum) (4540)
Periods 18th century (87902)
Maker Aelbert Cuyp (Dordrecht 1620 – Dordrecht 1691) (24)
Subjects Landscape (991)
Object Type Oil painting (14440)

Record Status

Enhanced

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