Artist Barend van Kalraet
Dutch, 1649-1737
Title
  • A River Landscape
Date 1691
Medium oil on oak panel
Dimensions Unframed: 15 3/4 × 21 3/8 inches (40 × 54.3 cm)
Framed: 24 3/4 × 30 1/4 × 2 7/8 inches (62.9 × 76.8 × 7.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.14
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed lower center on boat: B Kalraet 1691
Note that the 2005 DIA Dutch cat. says: B kaelraet 1691. The painting should be checked to see which is correct.
Dresden, art market (1887);
Detroit, Collection James E. Scripps (purchased in Dresden in 1887);
Detroit, Collection Mrs. James E. Scripps (Harriet J. Scripps) by whom given to the DIA in 1909.
Detroit, DIA, Catalogue of paintings, sculpture and contemporary arts and crafts, (cat. compiled by C. Burroughs), 1920, p. 48, no. 39 (as Dutch school, 17th century).

Richardson, E. P. (ed.), Detroit, DIA, Catalogue of Paintings, 1944, p. 72, no. 595.

Detroit, Detroit Institute of Arts, Masters of Dutch Painting: The Detroit Institute of Arts, London, 2004, pp. 130-131 (entry by G. S. Keyes).