- c. 1662
- Oil on panel
- Kathleen Stuart Hutton Bequest Fund, 1994
- 440 x 610mm
Although under-recognised in his own lifetime, Amsterdam-based Meindert Hobbema is now seen as one of the greatest landscape painters of the Dutch Golden Age. Hobbema’s exclusive focus on countryside relates to the extraordinary growth of Dutch cities and towns in this period, and a newfound desire for idealised depictions of rural life.
(Out of Time, 23 September 2023 – 28 April 2024)