Artist Richard Earlom, English, 1743 - 1822
Artist after Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
Publisher John Boydell, English, 1719-1804
Title
  • Herdsman Driving Cattle through a River
Date ca. 1775
Medium Etching and mezzotint printed in brown on laid paper
Dimensions plate: 8 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.
20.6 x 25.7 cm
sheet: 10 7/8 x 13 7/8 in.
27.7 x 35.4 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S452
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Scripps stamp, verso (Lugt Suppl. 2357a)
Inscriptions In plate, lower left: Claude le Lorrain delint,, / No,, 107.; lower center: Published Septr,, 1, 1775 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside. / From the Original Drawing, in the Collection of the Duke of Devonshire.; lower right: R. Earlom fecit.; in black ink, bottom left margin: No 452 A herdsman driving cattle through a river. / By - R. Earlom.
March 1889, (Sotheby's, London, England).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Kitson, M. Claude Lorrain: LIBER VERITATIS. London, 1978, no. 107.