A man with his dog is resting underneath a gnarled tree beside a stream.
Etching on hand laid paper, made by Frederik Bloemaert after Abraham Bloemaert, c. 1630-1650. Sheet size 206 x 161 mm.
Frederik Bloemaert (Utrecht 1614/17-1690 Utrecht) was a Dutch printmaker and draughtsperson, from the famous and prolific Bloemaert family of artists, publishers and printmakers. Abraham Bloemaert (Gorinchem 1566-1651 Utrecht) was a painter, draughtsperson and printmaker, and father of Frederik Bloemaert.
In fair condition, cropped within platemark. Creasing in the top left and right corners, some small stains in the top left, edges lightly soiled.
References: LeBlanc i.380: 234-248; Hollstein Dutch 95: 298; Roethlisberger 306: 473.