Mostly landscape and cityscape paintings. For a tag cloud of the painters see bottom of the page. Because the tag cloud allows only 45 names, all the painters are are included in the category list at bottom of the page.

Jacob van Ruisdael – Herbert Girardet Collection (Kettwig), now probably in the Gemäldegalerie Berlin. Winter Landscape with a view of the Amstel River and Amsterdam (the 1650s)


Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions 44.5 x 55 cm. Inscriptions: gesigneerd linksonder: JvRuisdael. RKD 50247. Exhibition: Jacob van Ruisdael, Koninklijk Kabinet van Schilderijen Mauritshuis, Den Haag, 1981-10-01 â 1982-01-03, nr. 33. The painting was sold on July 4, 2012 by Sotheby’s London, probably to the Gemäldegalerie Berlin (the current location is mentioned by Jean Louis Mazieres (www.flickr.com/photos/mazanto/7325523608/in/set-721576299…), who has photographed it on July 12, 2012. Source: upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/fd/A_Winter_Land…. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

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