The Cropped Horse, 1652, copy 1887

  • Anon.
  • Paul Potter, Dutch, 1625 - 1654

Etching, engraving and roulette printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 6 × 9 1/4 inches (15.2 × 23.5 cm) Sheet: 6 1/4 × 9 1/2 inches (15.9 × 24.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S885

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Engraving (print)
  • Etching
  • Horses

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower right of image: Paulus Potter f

Inscribed, in plate, outside image, lower right corner: 4

Provenance

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

See Bartsch I 11 and Hollstein vol 17, p 217 for the Potter of which this is a copy.

Rights Status

Anon.; after Paul Potter, The Cropped Horse, 1652, copy 1887, etching, engraving and roulette printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S885.