A River Estuary by Jan van Goyen

A rough sea under a stormy sky is portrayed.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
38 x 64 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £1,500)
Acquired in:
1958
Vendor:
Sir Gervase Beckett

In the foreground is a landing-stage with three men and, nearby, a small boat with two men. Further away we see a sailing boat, a ship in full sail and, in the distance, other boats, off a strip of shore with houses.

Provenance

S.E.Kennedt, Hon. Evan Charteris, Sir Gervaise Beckett.

Venue details

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery Castle Hill, NORWICH Norfolk NR1 3JU 01603 493625 www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk

Entry details

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