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A Farmyard with Men Repairing a Wheel

Object Details

Title:

A Farmyard with Men Repairing a Wheel

Artist/Maker:

Pieter Molijn (Dutch, 1595 - 1661)

Culture:

Dutch

Place:

Netherlands (Place Created)

Date:

1654

Medium:

Black chalk, gray wash, watermark of a posthorn in a shield

Object Number:

2011.31

Dimensions:

14.6 × 20.2 cm (5 3/4 × 7 15/16 in.)

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Provenance
Provenance
- 1994

Private Collection [sold, Christie's, Amsterdam, November 14, 1994, lot 93, to Dr. Igor Bier and Christl von Fabris Mayerhofen.]

1994 - 2011

Dr. Igor Bier and Christl von Fabris auf Mayerhofen, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2011.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Recent Acquisitions in Context (June 25 to September 8, 2013)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 25 to September 8, 2013
Bibliography
Bibliography

Christie's, Amsterdam. Dutch, Flemish and German Old Master Drawings. November 14, 1994, p. 54, lot 93, ill.

Beck, Hans-Ulrich. Pieter Molyn, 1595-1661: Katalog der Handzeichnungen (Doornspijk: Davaco Publishers, 1998), p. 131, no. 247.