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Cow Lying Down near a Fence

Wilhelm von Abbema, German, 1812 - 1889. After an etching by Paulus Potter, Dutch (active The Hague, Delft, and Amsterdam), 1625 - 1654.

Made in Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, Europe

Mid- 19th century


Plate: 4 9/16 x 6 3/8 inches (11.6 x 16.2 cm) Sheet: 5 5/16 x 7 1/4 inches (13.5 x 18.4 cm)

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Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

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Currently not on view

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The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985

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