Artist Richard Earlom, English, 1743 - 1822
Artist after Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
Publisher John Boydell, English, 1719-1804
Title
  • Shepherd and Shepherdess Herding Cattle
Date ca. 1775
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed to plate edge): 8 1/8 × 10 1/8 inches (20.6 × 25.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S448.F
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Claude le Lorrain delin | No. 87
Inscribed, lower center: Published May 1st 1775 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside
Inscribed, lower right: R. Earlom Fecit
Dr. William Frazer (Dublin, Ireland, UK);
October 1901, Tregaski's (London, England, UK).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Kitson, M. Claude Lorrain: LIBER VERITATIS. London, 1978, no. 87.