Artist Emanuel Murant, Dutch, 1622-1700
  • The Farm Well
Date 1670's
Medium Oil on oak panel
Dimensions Unframed: 18 1/4 × 21 7/8 inches (46.4 × 55.6 cm)
Framed: 26 1/4 × 30 × 3 inches (66.7 × 76.2 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.12
Department European Painting
Not On View
New York, Collection Louis R. Ehrich (1895);
New York, auction L. R. Ehrich (Ortgies & Co.) 22-23 Jan., 1895, lot 79 (as Job Berckheyde), bought by J. E. Scripps for $165.00;
Detroit, Collection Mr. & Mrs. James E. Scripps, given to the Detroit Museum of Art by Mrs. James E. Scripps (Harriet J.) in 1909.

Detroit, Detroit Museum of Art, Handbook of Paintings by the Old Masters, 1910, p. 53, no. 86 (as by Job Berckheyde).

Detroit, DIA, Catalogue of paintings, sculpture and contemporary arts and crafts, (cat. compiled by C. Burroughs), 1920, p. 44, no.33.

Heil, W., Catalogue of Paintings in the Permanent Collection of The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, 1930, cat. 153, repr.

Richardson, E. P. (ed.), Detroit, DIA, Catalogue of Paintings, 1944, p. 94, no. 153.

Detroit, Detroit Institute of Arts, Masters of Dutch Painting: The Detroit Institute of Arts, London, 2004, pp. 138-139 (entry by G. S. Keyes)