Artist Dutch
  • Wooded Hillside with Cattle
Date ca. 1650 or 1655
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 44 × 58 7/8 inches (111.8 × 149.5 cm)
Framed: 53 1/2 × 68 3/8 × 4 3/4 inches (135.9 × 173.7 × 12.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward F. Fisher
Accession Number 51.232
Department European Painting
Not On View
collection of Van der Pott.
collection of Alexander Dennistown (London/Golfhill, England);
June 9, 1894, auction A. Dennistown (Christie's, London, England), lot 72.
June 20, 1913, auction of A.E. Walter & others (Christie's, London, England), lot 99;
purchased by (Asher Wertheimer).
1920-1923, (Gallery Goudstikker, Amsterdam, Netherlands).
1928, (Howard Young Gallery, New York, New York, USA).
by 1929, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Edward F. Fisher (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1951-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
London, R. A. Winter Exhibition. 1877, cat. 223.

Hofstede de Groot, C. Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century, vol. 4. London, 1907-1926, no. 144c. German edition, p. 421.

Catalogue de la Collection Goudstikker à Amsterdam. Exh. cat., Pulchri Studio. The Hague, November 1920, no. 54, (repr.) [as Meindert Hobbema].

Catalogo de Pintores Holandeses Dibujos . . .[Dutch Exhibition]. Madrid, 1921, p. 11, cat. 22 [lent by Goudstikker, as Hobbema].

exhibition. Exh. cat., Gemeente Museum. The Hague, March/April 1922.

Udstelling af Aeldre og Nyere Hollandsk Malerkunst [Dutch Exhibition]. Exh. cat. Copenhagen, 1922, p. 25, cat. 56 [lent by Goudstikker, as Hobbema].

Dutch and Flemish Pictures of the 15th-20th Century from the Goudstikker Collection. Sales. cat., Anderson Galleries. New York, cat. 57 [sales catalogue # 24].

The Third Loan Exhibition of Old Masters Italian, Flemish, Dutch, German, French, Spanish and English Fifteenth to Nineteenth Century. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, March 22-April 4, 1926 (unpaginated), cat. 27, (repr.) [as M. Hobbema, lent by Edward F. Fisher].

Fifth Loan Exhibition of Old and Modern Masters. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, October 1927, p. 26, cat. 34 [as M.Hobbema, lent by Edward F. Fisher-entry by W. Heil].

Dutch Genre and Landscape Painting. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, October 16-November 10, 1929, cat. 32, (repr.) [as M. Hobbema].

Broulhiet, G. Meindert Hobbema (1638-1709). Paris, 1938, p. 395, no. 145, (repr.) p. 174.

Loan Exhibition of Dutch Landscape Painting. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, February 2-26, 1939, cat. 22 [as Meindert Hobbema, lent by Mr. & Mrs. Edward F. Fisher; intro. by E. P. Richardson, unpaginated].

Dutch Landscape Paintings. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, November 10-December 10, 1939, cat. 21, [as M. Hobbema].

Keyes, George S. et al. Masters of Dutch Painting: The Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2004, pp. 16-17, no. 2 (ill.).