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Creator:
Leonard Knyff, 1650–1721, Dutch, active in Britain (by 1681)
Title:

Black Game, Rabbits, and Swallows in a Park

Former Title(s):

Black Game, Rabbits and Swallows in the Park of a Country House [as published in 1985 YCBA Concise Catalogue]

Date:
ca. 1700
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 35 1/2 x 56 inches (90.2 x 142.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in light brown paint, lower left: "L Knyff"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1973.1.34
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
animal art | black | castle | country house | courtship | deer | feathers | hills | hunting | landscape | park (grounds)
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:133
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Country houses in Great Britain., Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1979, pp. 9, 27-28,105, no. 8, pl. 8, N6764 Y34 1979 (YCBA)

Judy Egerton, British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Tate Publishing, London, 1978, p. 7, no. 8, ND1383 G7 B75 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

John Harris, The artist and the country house, a history of country house and garden view painting in Britain, 1540-1870 , Sotheby Parke Bernet, London Totowa, N.J., 1979, pp. 91, 111, no. 103, fig. 103, N6764 H36 + (YCBA)

Yale Center for British Art, Selected paintings, drawings & books, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1977, p. 7, N590.2 A82 (YCBA)

Yale Center for British Art, Selected paintings, drawings & books, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1977, p. 7, 715 Y18 977b (YCBA)


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