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Jan van Goyen (1596 - 1656):
A Castle by a River

A973; oil on oak panel; 36 x 30 cm.

Signed in monogram and dated: VG 1647.

Prov: Sir Georges Donaldson; Hans Koenig.

Bequeathed by Francis Falconer Madan, 1962; WA1962.17.15.

White 1999, p. 53.

The same castle appears in a number of works by van Goyen, several with dates in the 1640s. The castle has been tentatively identified as the castle of Culemborg, near Tiel, on the Waal in Gelderland.

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Information derived from the Ashmolean Museum's Complete Illustrated Catalogue of Paintings.