London, South Kensington
8 December 2011
Jan Josefsz. van Goyen (Leiden 1596-1656 The Hague)
An inn beside a road, a church beyond
signed with initials and dated 'VG 1653'
black chalk, grey wash, accents in pen and brown ink, watermark horn within a crest surmounted by a fleur-de-lys, unframed
4 3/8 x 8 1/8 in. (11.5 x 20.6 cm.)
Dr. A. Straeter; H.G. Gutekunst, Stuttgart, 10 May 1898, lot 1122 (33 Marks to Rosenberg);
J. Rosenberg; Boerner, Leipzig, 1 May 1901, lot 352 (59 Marks to Meder).
Jiles Boon's collector's mark 'B'.
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H.-U. Beck, Jan van Goyen 1595-1656, Amsterdam, 1972, I, p. 161, no. 475a.
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