GOYEN, Jan van
(b. 1596, Leiden, d. 1656, Den Haag)

Country House near the Water

1646
Oil on wood, 37 x 33 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

This painting demonstrates the artist's interest in picturesque medieval architecture. The fanciful castle depicted here is imaginary.




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