A catalogue raisonné of the works of the most eminent Dutch, Flemish, and French painters ... with a copius description of their principal pictures, etc...

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Smith and son, 1834 - Art

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Page 300 - Hilly Landscape," intersected by a winding river. On the right and front is a gentleman on a dappled-gray horse, represented with his back to the spectator ; he appears to be in conversation with a woman who stands by his side, and at the same time is pointing with his whip towards three sportsmen, who are seen in the second distance watering their steeds at a river. Two cows lying down, a flock of sheep, and three dogs, are distributed over the foreground, which is diversified with docks and other...
Page 284 - Dutch catalogues of the principal sales in Holland down to the year 1750, there is no example of any picture by Cuyp fetching a higher sum than 30 florins — something less than 31.
Page 306 - ... and a flock of sheep. On the opposite side is a tree, and a group of cattle in an enclosure near it. The more distant land presents the appearance of a chalky soil, on which grow a few scanty blades of grass. Collection of Noel Desenfans, Esq., 1802 105 gs. 78. The Interior of a Stable, in which are a girl with a basket on her arm, and a youth with a crook on his shoulder : behind them are four sheep, and above are perched a cock and several hens. A milk pan, and other objects on the ground,...

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