11 April 2002
Jan Josefsz. van Goyen (Leiden 1596-1656 The Hague)
Buildings on a river with two pumps, a fisherman in a boat to the right
signed with monogram and dated 1653
black chalk, grey wash
108 x 194 mm.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 13 December 1973, lot 162.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 27 June 1974, lot 135 (to Dreesmann).
Dr Anton C.R. Dreesmann (inventory no. B-42).
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H.-U. Beck, Jan van Goyen, 1596-1656, Amsterdam, III, 1987, no. 437A.
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