This painting is part of the group: Two River Scenes

This work is a companion piece to another painting by van Goyen in the National Gallery's Collection, 'Fishermen hauling a Net'. It is signed on the boat in the foreground, and can probably be dated to the early 1640s.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1596 - 1656
Full title
A River Scene, with a Hut on an Island
Group
Date made
1640-5
Medium and support
Oil on oak
Dimensions
37 x 33 cm
Inscription summary
Signed
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Carstairs, 1952
Inventory number
NG6154
Location in Gallery

Other paintings in the group: Two River Scenes

Painting
Jan van Goyen
1640-5
Jan van Goyen: 'Fishermen hauling a Net'