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.
1596 - 1656
A River Scene, with a Hut on an Island
Medium and support
Oil on oak
37 x 33 cm
Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Carstairs, 1952
Location in Gallery