Wijnants shows the dune landscape close to his native city of Haarlem. The figures are not by Wijnants but are probably the work of his collaborator, Adriaen van de Velde.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
active 1643; died 1684
Full title
A Landscape with Two Dead Trees, and Two Sportsmen with Dogs on a Sandy Road
Date made
probably 1665-75
Medium and support
Oil on oak
Dimensions
29 x 36.8 cm
Acquisition credit
Wynn Ellis Bequest, 1876
Inventory number
NG972
Location in Gallery