Jan van Goyen

Castle by a River



Jan van Goyen - Castle by a River

Literature

Beck G 687

Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 53


Provenance

?private collection, England, in 1792
?private collection, until 1912
estate sale, Christie's, London, 26 April 1912, nr. 102, to Pawsey & Payne
?with Pawsey & Payne, London, from 1912
Sir Samuel Hoare, London, until 1934
sale, Sotheby's, London, 21 November 1934, nr. 99, to Collings
with Galerie Sanct Lucas, Vienna, in 1935, sold to Neuman
Baron Karl Neuman (Charles Neuman de Végvár), Vienna, later Greenwich, Conn., by 1938–died 1959
seized in Paris by the Nazis, held at Alt Aussee and at Munich collecting point, returned to France 30 October 1946, restituted
his widow, Mrs. Charles (Edith) Neuman de Végvár, Greenwich, 1959–64
life interest, 1964–died 1984

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 64.65.1

Other works by Jan van Goyen


Jan van Goyen The Haarlemmermeer
The Haarlemmermeer
1656

Jan van Goyen River Landscape
River Landscape
1625

Jan van Goyen Winter Landscape with Huys te Merwede
Winter Landscape with Huys te Merwede
1638

Jan van Goyen The Valkhof in Nijmegen
The Valkhof in Nijmegen
1641

Jan van Goyen
Castle by a River
1647
66 x 97 cm
Oil on wood
Signed and dated, lower left, on boat: V Goyen 1647
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Edith Neuman de Végvár, in honor of her husband, Charles Neuman de Végvár, 1964