SPECIAL ADVISORY: The Yale University Art Gallery is free and open to the public from Tuesday through Sunday. Masks and COVID-19 vaccination (including booster, if eligible) are required.Review our Visitor Policies

Prints and Drawings
After: Herman Saftleven II, Dutch, 1609–1685

Roman Ruins with Peasants Resting

17th century

Black chalk and brush and brown ink and brown and gray wash

sheet: 23.4 × 27.7 cm (9 3/16 × 10 7/8 in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
Made in The Netherlands
17th century
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors

John Percival, first Earl of Egmont (1683-1748); John T. Graves; Robert Hoe (sale New York, Anderson Auction Company, April 15-19, 1912, Library of Robert Hoe, Part III, A-K, no. 949); Yale University Library (Anonymous Donor, 1957)

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.