3 July 2007
Jan Josefsz. van Goyen (Leiden 1596-1656 The Hague)
A village on the banks of a canal with cattle and fishermen
signed with initials and dated 'VG 1652'
black chalk, grey wash, pen and brown ink framing lines, watermark foolscap
4½ x 7½ in. (113 x 192 mm.)
E. Cichorius; C.G. Boerner, Leipzig, 5 May 1908, lot 535, (sold before the sale).
O. Huldschinsky; Berlin, 3 November 1931, lot 46a (130 Marks).
with Galerie Rosen, Berlin, 1962.
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H.-U. Beck, Jan van Goyen 1596-1656, Ein Oeuvreverzeichnis, I, Amsterdam, 1972, p. 108, no. 304b.
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