Meindert Hobbema / A Cottage in the Woods / c. 1662Meindert Hobbema
A Cottage in the Woods
c. 1662

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Creator Name: Hobbema, Meindert
Creator Nationality: European; Dutch
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1638 - 1709
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Meindert Hobbema
Title: A Cottage in the Woods
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1657
Creation End Date: 1667
Creation Date: c. 1662
Object Type: Paintings
Materials and Techniques: oil on canvas
Dimensions: Unframed: 84cm x 111.4cm
Inscriptions: Signed lower left: "m. hobbema"
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1942.641
Credit Line: Bequest of John L. Severance
Provenance: [Perhaps Mrs. William Atherton, Liverpool, 1823]; H. M. Clark (1919); (Colnaghi and Knoedler, 1921)
Context: Hobbema is best known for sunlit, summery woodland scenes and views of watermills, farms, and cottages-themes he repeated again and again.
AMICA ID: CMA_.1942.641
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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