Woods Bordered by a Stream, between 1600 and 1655

  • Herman van Swanevelt, Dutch, 1600-1655

Etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 7 1/2 × 11 1/4 inches (19.1 × 28.6 cm) Sheet: 7 7/8 × 11 5/8 inches (20 × 29.5 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S1134

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Engravings
  • Figures (representations)
  • Stream
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Etching

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Stamp, verso: Scripps (Lugt Suppl. 2357a)

Inscribed, in plate below image: Herman van Swanevelt Inventor fecit Inscribed, in pencil, center bottom margin of plate: B 89 Inscribed, in pencil, lower right margin of plate: 15

Provenance

Dec. 1885 , M. Bruckner. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Herman van Swanevelt, Woods Bordered by a Stream, between 1600 and 1655, etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1134.