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Jan van Goyen. View of Rhenen

View of Rhenen

Goyen, Jan van
(Dutch, 1596 - 1656)
View of Rhenen c 1641
oil on canvas
143.5 x 222.9 cm
Purchase, 1960
© 2001 Art Gallery of Ontario


(Colnaghi, London)[1]; Purchase 1960 Art Gallery of Toronto.
[1] Colnaghi letter to Martin Baldwin, 1 Apr. 1960: “The picture comes from an English private house, where it had been certainly for a considerable time. Unfortunately we bought it through an intermediary who has not been willing to disclose the name

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