Artist Jan Hackaert, Dutch, 1628 - after 1685
Title
  • Forest Landscape with Stag Hunt
Date ca. between 1665 and 1670
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 34 × 25 1/8 inches (86.4 × 63.8 cm)
Framed: 42 × 33 3/8 × 3 inches (106.7 × 84.8 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Margaret Haass Clark, in memory of her father
Accession Number 50.198
Department European Painting
On View Dutch Golden Age S380, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed, lower right, on ledge of rock: I HACKAERT
Earl of Moray (Edinburgh, Scotland);
March 2, 1912, (Dowell, Edinburgh, Scotland) auction Earl of Moray, lot 57.
(N. Fischmann, London, England);
after 1912, private collection (London, England);
(Frederick Mont, New York, New York, USA);
Margaret Haass Clark;
1950-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Hofstede de Groot, C. Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century, vol. 9. London, 1926, p. 8, no. 28.

Richardson, E.P. "Jan Hackaert's Landscape with a Stag Hunt." Bulletin of the DIA 30, nos. 3, 4 (1950-51): pp. 66-68, (ill.) p. 67.

Richardson, E.P. "Jan Hackaert's Landscape with a Stag Hunt." Art Quarterly 14 (1951): pp. 360-361, (ill.) p. 356.

Stechow, W. Dutch Landscape Painting of the Seventeenth Century. London, 1966, p. 484, pl. 161.

Overvoorde, C.S. Dutch Masters from Michigan Collections. Exh. cat., Calvin College. Grand Rapids, 1976, pp. 18, 20, cat. 23.

Keyes, George S. et al. Masters of Dutch Painting: The Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2004, pp. 86-87, no. 32 (ill.).