Aelbert Cuyp

Herdsmen Tending Cattle


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Aelbert Cuyp - Herdsmen Tending Cattle
Literature
HdG 203

Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 44-46
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 396


Provenance
Possibly Gerard Vandergucht (1696-1776), London, c. 1750
possibly his sale, London, 1757, nr. 66
Jennens, possibly for Henry Penton (died 1806), London
his sale, Skinner & Dyke, London, 10 June 1800, nr. 49
Sir Henry Paulet St. John-Mildmay, 3rd bt. (1764-1808), Dogmersfield House, Hampshire
by inheritance to his wife, Lady Jane St. John-Mildmay (c. 1765-1857), Dogmersfield House
by inheritance to her grandson, Sir Henry Bouverie Paulet St. John-Mildmay, 5th bt. (1810-1902), Dogmersfield House
by inheritance to his son, Sir Henry Paulet St. John-Mildmay, 6th bt. (1853-1916), Dogmersfield House
with M. Knoedler & Co., New York, from 1902, sold April 1905 to Mellon
Andrew W. Mellon, Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C.
deeded 28 December 1934 to The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh
gift 1937 to NGA
External links
Other works by Aelbert Cuyp
Aelbert Cuyp - River Landscape with Windmill
Aelbert Cuyp - Orpheus Charming the Animals
Aelbert Cuyp - Dordrecht from the North
Aelbert Cuyp - Horsemen and herdsmen with cattle
River Landscape with Windmill
Orpheus Charming the Animals
c. 1640
Dordrecht from the North
mid 1650s
Horsemen and herdsmen with cattle
late 1650s
 
Aelbert Cuyp
Herdsmen Tending Cattle
1655/60
66 x 87.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed, lower left: A.cuijp
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Collection