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Cowherds with their Cattle at the Ford


Signed "Berghem" l. r. in black chalk; Recto LL in black chalk: Berghem Later inscriptions or marks: Verso of mount UL in graphite pencil: E8954 [very large characters] Verso of mount LL in yellow chalk: E8954 [very large characters] Verso of mount LR in brown ink: Berghem


C.G. Boerner Inc., New York; acquired April 1989

Credit Line

Gift of Elmar W. Seibel

17th century


14.8 x 19.3 cm (5 13/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Black chalk with brush and gray wash on laid paper, framing lines in pen and black ink and brush with gray wash


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