Aelbert Cuyp

Piping Shepherds

Aelbert Cuyp - Piping Shepherds

Literature
Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 31


Provenance
William Ponsonby, 2nd Earl of Bessborough, London and Parkstead House, Roehampton, Surrey, until d. 1793
Frederick Ponsonby, 3rd Earl of Bessborough, 1793–died 1844
his sale, Christie's, London, 5-7 February 1801, nr. 60, bought in
his anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 7 April 1801, nr. 60, bought in
John William Ponsonby, 4th Earl of Bessborough, 1844–died 1847
John George Brabazon Ponsonby, 5th Earl of Bessborough, 1847–died 1880
his sale, 1 April 1848, nr. 87, bought in
Frederick George Brabazon Ponsonby, 6th Earl of Bessborough, 1880–92
sale, March 14, 1891, nr. 148, bought in
sale, June, 1892, nr. 66, to Colnaghi
with Martin Colnaghi, London, from 1892
with Sedelmeyer, Paris, in 1894
Collis P. Huntington, New York, until died 1900
life interest to his widow, Arabella D. Huntington, later (from 1913) Mrs. Henry E. Huntington, 1900–died 1924
life interest to their son, Archer Milton Huntington, 1924–terminated in 1925

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Other works by Aelbert Cuyp

Aelbert Cuyp - Landscape with horse trainers
Landscape with horse trainers
late 1650s

Aelbert Cuyp - Horsemen in a landscape
Horsemen in a landscape

Aelbert Cuyp - Shepherd
Shepherd
c. 1645-55

Aelbert Cuyp - River scene with distant windmills
River scene with distant windmills
early 1640s

Aelbert Cuyp
Piping Shepherds
c. 1643-44
90.8 x 119.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: A cu˙p. F.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Collis P. Huntington, 1900