Artist Emanuel Murant, Dutch, 1622-1700
Title
  • 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
1895, collection of Louis R. Ehrich (New York, New York, USA);
January 22-23, 1895, auctioned (Ortgies & Co., New York, New York, USA), lot 79;
1895-1906, purchased by James E. Scripps [1835-1906] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1906-1909, by descent to his wife, Harriet Scripps [1838-1933] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Handbook of Paintings by the Old Masters. DMA. Detroit, 1910, p. 53, no. 86 [as by Job Berckheyde].

Burroughs, C. Catalogue of paintings, sculpture and contemporary arts and crafts. DIA. Detroit, 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. Catalogue of Paintings. DIA. Detroit, 1944, p. 94, no. 153.

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