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Drawing - Landscape with a Man Leading a Cart Along a Road Passing Through Trees
  • Landscape with a Man Leading a Cart Along a Road Passing Through Trees
    Brueghel, Jan the elder, born 1568 - died 1625
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Landscape with a Man Leading a Cart Along a Road Passing Through Trees

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Belgium (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    late 16th - early 17th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Brueghel, Jan the elder, born 1568 - died 1625 (copy after)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and brown ink, with watercolours

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.529

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 20

Physical description

Waggon and cart in a roadway, on the border of a wood.

Place of Origin

Belgium (possibly, drawn)

Date

late 16th - early 17th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Brueghel, Jan the elder, born 1568 - died 1625 (copy after)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and brown ink, with watercolours

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in brown ink: at lower right (with the museum’s Dyce inv. no.), 529; and on verso, Bruegel de Velour (Velvet Bruegel).

Dimensions

Height: 195 mm, Width: 195 mm, Diameter: 195 mm Circle in which the actual drawing was executed

Object history note

Rev. Alexander Dyce (1798–1869), London, by whom bequeathed to the museum (L. Suppl. 153b), 1869.

Descriptive line

Drawing 'Landscape with a Man Leading a Cart Along a Road Passing Through Trees', copy after Jan Brueghel the elder, pen and brown ink, with watercolours, late 16th - early 17th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.
Jane Shoaf Turner and Christopher White, Catalogue of Dutch and Flemish Drawings in the Victoria and Albert Museum (London, 2014), vol. II, cat. 460, p. 380

Materials

Pen; Brown ink; Watercolour; Paper

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

People; Cart; Dog; Waggon; Woods

Categories

Drawings

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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