Dujardin visited Italy between 1640 and 1650, and his knowledge of the landscape of the Roman Campagna formed the basis of his Italianate landscapes. This work was probably painted shortly after his return to Amsterdam in the early 1650s.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1626 - 1678
Full title
A Woman with Cattle and Sheep in an Italian Landscape
Date made
1650-5
Medium and support
Oil on copper
Dimensions
22.6 x 29.4 cm
Inscription summary
Signed
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1871
Inventory number
NG828
Location in Gallery