This work has sometimes been attributed to Jan-Baptist Huysmans's brother, Cornelis. However, it can be compared with a landscape that is signed and dated by Jan-Baptist in 1697 (Brussels, Musées Royaux).

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1654 - 1716
Full title
A Cowherd in a Woody Landscape
Date made
about 1697
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
66.5 x 85.5 cm
Acquisition credit
Wynn Ellis Bequest, 1876
Inventory number
NG954
Location in Gallery