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Young herdsman and bull: P.2274-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Young herdsman and bull


Printmaker: Unknown
Printmaker: Boissieu, Jean Jacques de (After)
Painter: Ruisdael, Jacob van (After)



Legal notes

Bequest of Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


18th Century-19th Century#
Production date: after AD 1772


Reverse copy.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 165 mm Width 199 mm
Sheet Height 165 mm Width 199 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Carle du Jardin px
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Du Jardin px
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 2262
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2274-1991
Primary reference Number: 95556
BN Inventaire (18thC): 58 (Reverse copy)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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