New York, Park Avenue
22 May 1998
Jacob Isaacsz. van Ruisdael* (1628/9-1682)
An extensive Landscape with Figures on a Path by Cornfields
signed with monogram 'JVR'
oil on canvas
18.7/8 x 22in. (47.9 x 57.8cm.)
with Leonard Koetser, London (Autumn Exhibition, Oct. 23-Dec. 1, 1961, no. 46 as on panel), from whom purchased by the present owner in 1961.
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