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The Cottage on the Hill
  • Jacob van Ruisdael
    1628 or 1629–1682
    born: Haarlem, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • The Cottage on the Hill, 1650s
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 9/16 x 10 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 192.09 x 274.64 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1983.0016
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Hillside with gnarled trees and cottage on top. Lightly etched distant landscape view of cottage and church steeple to right.