Aelbert Cuyp

Herdsmen Tending Cattle

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

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Other works by Aelbert Cuyp

Aelbert Cuyp - Lumberyard near Dordrecht
Lumberyard near Dordrecht
1639

Aelbert Cuyp - River Landscape with Seven Cows and the Ruins of Huis te Merwede near Dordrecht
River Landscape with Seven Cows and the Ruins of Huis te Merwede near Dordrecht
c. 1648

Aelbert Cuyp - Dordrecht from the North
Dordrecht from the North
mid 1650s

Aelbert Cuyp - Horsemen and herdsmen with cattle
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