A Stream in the Dunes, with Two Bathers

The artist painted many scenes set in dune landscapes which recall those near Haarlem.

When the painting was cleaned in 1953 it was discovered that a fisherman seated in the left foreground was a later addition, and he was removed.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1619 - 1668
Full title
A Stream in the Dunes, with Two Bathers
Date made
1650-68
Medium and support
Oil on oak
Dimensions
27 x 35.5 cm
Acquisition credit
Wynn Ellis Bequest, 1876
Inventory number
NG973
Location in Gallery