Jacob van Ruisdael

Waterfall in a Hilly Wooded Landscape



Jacob van Ruisdael - Waterfall in a Hilly Wooded Landscape

Literature

Slive 295

Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 339-343
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 384

Anna Tummers, The eye of the connoisseur, Amsterdam, 2011, fig. 46 (detail)


Exhibitions

2005 Jacob van Ruisdael: Master of Landscape, Nr. 32

Provenance

Probably owned by Francis Nathaniel, 2nd marquess Conyngham (1797-1876), Mount Charles, County Donegal, and Minster Abbey, Kent
Sir Hugh Hume-Campbell, 7th bart. (1812-1894), Marchmont House, Borders, Scotland, by 1857
his estate sale, Christie, Manson, & Woods, London, 16 June 1894, nr. 48
with P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, sold 1894 to Widener
Peter A.B. Widener, Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
inheritance from Estate of Peter A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
gift 1942 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1942.9.80

Other works by Jacob van Ruisdael


Jacob van Ruisdael Road in the Dunes
Road in the Dunes
c. 1648/49

Jacob van Ruisdael View of the Ruins of Huis ter Kleef and Haarlem
View of the Ruins of Huis ter Kleef and Haarlem
1675-80

Jacob van Ruisdael Forest landscape with Waterfall
Forest landscape with Waterfall
c. 1655

Jacob van Ruisdael Brick Bridge with a Sluice
Brick Bridge with a Sluice
1647

Jacob van Ruisdael
Waterfall in a Hilly Wooded Landscape
c. 1655
105.5 x 123.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed, lower right: J v Ruisdael (JvR in ligature)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Widener Collection