Skip to main content

Landscape with cattle: 39

An image of Painting

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Landscape with cattle

Maker(s)

Painter: Wijnants, Jan

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 23.2 cm
Width: 28.6 cm

Relative size of this object

28.6 cm23.2 cm What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1876) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur

Dating

Production date: AD 1670

Note

The cattle may be by A. van de Velde. Forms a pair with no. 38.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Wijnants
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1670
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 39
Primary reference Number: 2170
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Landscape with cattle" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2170 Accessed: 2022-09-28 17:38:23

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2170 |title=Landscape with cattle |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-09-28 17:38:23|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-2170

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/pdp/pdp3/39.jpg"
        alt="Landscape with cattle"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Landscape with cattle</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Landscape with cattle

Accession Number: 344

Cattle-piece

Accession Number: 349

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...