BORSSOM, Anthonie van
(b. 1631, Amsterdam, d. 1677, Amsterdam)

Barnyard Scene

1650-55
Oil on canvas, 51 x 69 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

This early work by Van Borssom the small country house Toutenburg in the village of Maartensdijk, near Utrecht. The cows were derived from Paulus Potter's prints.

Previously the painting was attributed to Albert Klomp (c. 1618-c. 1689).