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Landscape with Figures

Artist:
Jan van Goyen (Dutch, Leiden 1596–1656 The Hague)
Date:
1651
Medium:
Black chalk, gray and brown wash.
Dimensions:
6 13/16 x 10 7/8 in. (17.3 x 27.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of William Gretor, 1907
Accession Number:
07.285.3
Not on view
Signature: signed and dated lower right VG 1651 (on boat)

Inscription: lower center of verso in pencil: #38
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 10, 1985–June 9, 1985.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 21, 1995–November 26, 1995.

George Sidney Hellman "Drawings by Dutch and Flemish artists in the Metropolitan Museum" in Print-Collector's Quarterly. vol. 5, December 1915, pp. 376-379, ill.

Hans Ulrich Beck Jan van Goyen 1596-1656. Ex. cat. vol. 1, Amsterdam, 1972, cat. no. 269, p. 96, ill.

Helen Bobritzky Mules "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 42, no. 4, New York, 1985, p. 36.



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