London, South Kensington
20 January 2010
FOLLOWER OF FRANCISCO COLLANTES
A figure and his hound in an extensive landscape; A figure on a country lane in a mountainous landscape; A shepherd and his flock in a landscape, a cottage and mountains beyond
oil on canvas
29 x 39¼ in. (74 x 100 cm.)
a set of three (3)
Almost certainly acquired by Captain Samuel Edward Widdrington, R.N., (formerly Cook) (1787-1856) during his extensive travels throughout Spain between 1829-1832 and 1842 and by descent at Newton Hall, Northumberland.
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Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 134 (as Ignacio de Iriarte).
For similar examples see Angulo, D. and Perez-Sanchez, A.E. Pintura Madrilea segundo tercio siglo XVII, nos. 57-59.
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