Artist William Baillie, English, 1723-1810
Artist after Pieter Molyn the Elder, Dutch, 1595-1661
  • Landscape with Herdsman and Cattle on Country Road beside River
Date ca. 1773
Medium crayon manner engraving and aquatint printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 8 7/8 × 12 7/8 inches (22.5 × 32.7 cm)
Sheet: 16 × 21 1/8 inches (40.6 × 53.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S63
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions 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)