Meindert Hobbema

Hut among Trees



Meindert Hobbema - Hut among Trees

Literature

Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 120-123
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 386


Provenance

Probably Hugh Hammersley (1774-1840)
his estate sale, Alexander Rainy, London, 21 August 1841, nr. 57
with Charles J. Nieuwenhuys, Brussels and London
William Bingham Baring, 2nd baron Ashburton (1799-1864), Grange Park, Hampshire, by 1854
by inheritance to his brother, Francis Baring, 3rd baron Ashburton (1800-1868), Grange Park
by inheritance to his son, Alexander Hugh Baring, 4th baron Ashburton (1835-1889), Grange Park
by inheritance to his son, Francis Denzil Edward Baring, 5th baron Ashburton (1866-1938), Grange Park
jointly purchased 1907 by Thos. Agnew & Sons, Ltd., Arthur J. Sulley & Co., and Charles J. Wertheimer, all in London
sold 1909 by Arthur J. Sulley & Co. to 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 1942.9.30

Other works by Meindert Hobbema


Meindert Hobbema Timber-frame houses under trees
Timber-frame houses under trees
c. 1660/70

Meindert Hobbema The Cottage
The Cottage
c. 1663

Meindert Hobbema Woodland pond
Woodland pond

Meindert Hobbema The Outskirts of a Wood
The Outskirts of a Wood

Meindert Hobbema
Hut among Trees
c. 1664
96.5 x 108 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower left: M Hobbema
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Widener Collection