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Riverbank with Fishermen, ca. 1670 - 1709

  • etching, paper
  • 261 x 363 mm
  • Inv. 2015-KG

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A gentleman points out a lady - on a horse - to two fishermen bringing in their catch on the bank of a river. On the bank, a young woman is resting, and at the edge of the road on the left, a man is drinking from a jug. Mountains can be seen in the background.


Johannes Visscher RKD
Haarlem ca. 1635 - 1636 - Amsterdam 1712

Nicolaes Berchem RKD Wikidata
Haarlem 1621 - 1622 - Amsterdam 1683

Nicolaes I Visscher
Amsterdam 1618 - Amsterdam 1679

Title Riverbank with Fishermen
Date ca. 1670 - 1709
Period 17th century
Location Amsterdam TGN
Medium and support etching AAT
Collection print room
Object type etching AAT
reproductive prints AAT
Inventory number 2015-KG
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
Permalink https://mskgent.be/collection/work/data/2015-KG
IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/9087/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300015636 landscapes AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300263554 animal paintings AAT
Keywords Iconclass 21D water (one of the four elements) Iconclass
25F6 fishes Iconclass
25H11 mountains Iconclass
25H112 rocks Iconclass
25H2 landscapes with waters, waterscapes, seascapes (in the temperate zone) Iconclass
25H213 river Iconclass
25H217 river bank Iconclass
31A231 standing figure Iconclass
31A25331 pointing to the forehead with the index finger Iconclass
31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA235 sitting figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass
34B11 dog Iconclass
41A773 container of ceramics: jar, jug, pot, vase Iconclass
41A7751 container made of plant material other than wood: basket Iconclass
41C12 drinking Iconclass
41D263 walking-stick, staff, cane Iconclass
43C128 fisherman Iconclass
46C131 riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman Iconclass
46C13141 horse Iconclass
46C13142 ass, donkey Iconclass
47K42 fishing net Iconclass
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