Artist Johan Barthold Jongkind, Dutch, 1819-1891
  • Houses with a View into the Distance
Date 1888
Medium black chalk, watercolor, and gouache on white wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 4 3/8 × 7 5/8 inches (11.1 × 19.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Arthur Maxwell Parker
Accession Number 53.339.B
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, upper left of image: bleu | bleu
Inscribed, in brush and watercolor, lower right: 22 aout 1888
Inscribed, in ink, label on verso, when object entered DIA: No. 20428 [44 in pencil] JONGKING PAYSAGE E O O [sic]
Estate of the artist;
Lendall Pitts;
Helen Pitts Parker (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA);
Mrs. Arthur Maxwell Parker;
1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Logan, A.M. Dutch and Flemish Drawings and Watercolors. New York, 1988, cat. no. 35, pp. 88-89 (ill.).

Paintings in the Detroit Institute of Arts: Checklist of Paintings Acquired Before January 1967, 2nd ed., 1967, p. 63 (ill.).