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The Cockfight
  • Frederick Bloemaert
    circa 1616–1690
    born: Utrecht, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Utrecht, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; active: (present-day Netherlands)
    Abraham Bloemaert
    1566–1651
    born: Gorinchem, Seventeen Provinces (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Utrecht, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; active: (present-day Nether
  • The Cockfight, mid 1600s
  • Four Genre Scenes
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 121 x 184 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 7 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in matted with 1996.0186.02
  • Gift of Jeff Villet and Mary Beth Bosco
  • Not on display
  • 1996.0186.01
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Description
Catalogue raisonné

Five figures with building in background and another along right edge from left to right: woman slightly leaning to right, seated male in shadow, three standing males in partial shadow. Two roosters (righting?) in left foreground.