An Inn by a Frozen River

When this picture was cleaned in 1969 a false signature in the lower right was removed. It is too coarse in execution to be by Isack van Ostade himself, but is probably by a contemporary follower in Haarlem, like Claes Molenaer (before 1630 - 1676).

Key facts

Artist dates
1621 - 1649
Full title
An Inn by a Frozen River
Date made
about 1640s
Medium and support
Oil on oak
41.6 x 55.7 cm
Acquisition credit
Wynn Ellis Bequest, 1876
Inventory number
Location in Gallery