Artist Jacob Isaaksz van Ruisdael, Dutch, 1628-1682
Title
  • Farm and Hayrick on a River
Date late 1640's
Medium Oil on oak panel
Dimensions Unframed: 15 1/2 × 20 3/8 inches (39.4 × 51.8 cm)
Framed: 24 3/4 × 29 1/2 × 2 3/8 inches (62.9 × 74.9 × 6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. N. Katz
Accession Number 37.21
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed lower right: J. v. R.
Gopsall, Collection Earl Howe;
London, auction Earl Howe of Penn House, Amersham, Bucks. (Christie's) 7 December, 1933, lot 66 (bought by Minken for 462 pounds sterling);
Dieren, Gallery D. Katz (catalogues: Haarlem, 1934, no. 39; The Hague, 1934, no. 39; Arnhem, 1934, no. 39; Nijmegen & Dieren, 19216, no.55);
Schaeffer Galleries, New York (catalogue 1-30 December, 1936 no. 15);
Dieren, The Netherlands, Gallery D. Katz (dealer-1936) by whom presented to the DIA in 1937.
Arnhem, Gemeente Museum, "Exhibition", 1934.

The Hague, Koninklijk Kunstzaal Kleykamp, "Exhibition", 1934.

New York, Schaeffer Galleries, "The Great Dutch Masters", Dec. 1-30, 1936, cat. 15, repr.

Richardson, E. P., "A Canal Scene by Jacob van Ruisdael", DIA Bulletin, vol.21, no. 3, Dec. 1941, pp.22-23, repr.

Richardson, E. P (ed.), Detroit, DIA, Catalogue of Paintings,, 1944, p. 115, no. 712.

Stechow, W., "The Early Years of Hobbema", Art Quarterly, vol. 22, 1959, pp. 3-18, esp.p. 15.

Iowa City, State University of Iowa Gallery of Art, "Impressionism and its Roots", Nov. 8-Dec 6, 1964, pp. 3, 45-55. cat. 3, repr. (intro. by F. Sieberling).

Stechow, W., Dutch Landscape Painting of the Seventeenth Century, London, 1966, pp. 59, 198, fig. 113.

Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids Art Museum, "A Moral Compass: Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Painting in the Netherlands", 1999, p. 80, cat. 19, repr. (cat. entry by H. M. Luttikhuizen).

Slive, S., Jacob van Ruisdael A Complete Catalogue of His Paintings, Drawings and Etchings, New Haven & London, 2001, p. 365, cat. 495, repr.

Detroit, Detroit Institute of Arts, Masters of Dutch Painting: The Detroit Institute of Arts, London, 2004, pp. 196-197 (entry by G. S. Keyes)