Landscape with Herdsman and Cattle on Country Road beside River, ca. 1773

  • William Baillie, English, 1723-1810
  • Pieter Molyn the Elder, Dutch, 1595-1661

Crayon manner engraving and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 8 7/8 × 12 7/8 inches (22.5 × 32.7 cm) Sheet: 16 × 21 1/8 inches (40.6 × 53.7 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S63

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Crayon manner
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Road
  • River
  • Shore (landform)
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Herdsman
  • Engraving (print)
  • Aquatint
  • England
  • Cattle

Inscribed in plate, lower right: WBaillie fect. Center bottom margin: From a Drawing of Molyn in the Collection of the Earl of Bute. |Publish'd Janry ye. 1. 1774. Inscribed in ink, bottom edge of sheet: No 63. Landscape with shore. Herdsman driving cattle in foreground. - By - Captain William Baillie.

October 1886, C. A. Henriques sale. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

William Baillie; after Pieter Molyn the Elder, Landscape with Herdsman and Cattle on Country Road beside River, ca. 1773, crayon manner engraving and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S63.