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Inscription

lower right, VG in ligature: VGoyen 1646

Provenance

“Collection of a Gentleman of Nottinghamshire;”[1] (his sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 1846). probably acquired 1878 by H. Smith Wright, Nottingham. Thomas Wright [1773-1845], Upton (Apton) Hall, near Southwell, Nottinghamshire. (sale, Sir George Donaldson, London, 1906); purchased by William A. Clark; bequest 1926 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1878
Nottingham, 1878, no. 48.
1906
Loan to display with permanent collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1906-1909.
1909
Hudson-Fulton Celebration, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1909, no. 18.
1959
Loan Exhibition: Masterpieces from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, A Benefit Exhibition in Honor of the Gallery's Centenary, Wildenstein Galleries, New York, 1959, catalogue without checklist.
1961
25th Birthday Exhibition: Treasures in America, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 1961, catalogue without checklist.
1963
Masters of Landscape: East and West, Munson-Williams- Proctor Institute, Utica; Rochester Memorial Art Gallery, 1963, no. 23.
1978
The William A. Clark Collection: An exhibition marking the 50th Anniversary of the installation of The Clark Collection at The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1978, catalogue without checklist.
1987
Masters of 17th Century Dutch Landscape Painting, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1987-1988, no. 37.
1991
Great Dutch Paintings from America, Royal Cabinet of Paintings Mauritshuis, The Hague; The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1991, no. 23 (shown only in San Francisco).
2001
Antiquities to Impressionism: The William A. Clark Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002,catalogue without checklist.