Artist Richard Earlom, English, 1743 - 1822
Artist after Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
Publisher John Boydell, English, 1719-1804
Title
  • Peasants Driving Cattle over a Bridge
Date ca. 1774
Medium etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 10 5/8 × 7 1/2 inches (27 × 19.1 cm)
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 7 5/8 inches (27.3 × 19.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S446.B
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Claude le Lorrain delin. | No. 62
Inscribed, lower center: Publised [sic] Novr. 1st. 1774 by John Boydell Engrave [sic] in Cheapside
Inscribed, lower right: R Earlom Fecit
Dr. William Frazer (Dublin, Ireland);
October 1901, Tregaski's (London, England).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Kitson, M. Claude Lorrain: LIBER VERITATIS. London, 1978, no. 62.