Artist Jan van Goyen, Dutch, 1596-1656
  • Dune Landscape with Figures
Date 1653
Medium black chalk and gray wash on buff laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 4 1/2 × 7 5/8 inches (11.4 × 19.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 34.105
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in black chalk, lower right: VG 1653
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and brown ink, lower left: 286
Inscribed, in pencil, center, verso: 30
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left edge, verso: 40620 [indecipherable, cut off]
E. Speelman (London, England);
1934-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA (1935): p. 57.

Scheyer, Ernst. Drawings and Miniatures from the XII to the XX Century. Detroit, 1936, no. 80.

Arts News xxxviii, 10 (1939): p. 14 (ill.).

Richardson, E. P. "The Landscape of Jan van Goyen." Bulletin of the DIA xix (1939): p. 16 (fig. 3).

Beck, Hans-Ulrich. Jan van Goyer, 1596-1656. Amsterdam, 1972, p. 142, no. 413 (ill.).

Logan, A.M. Dutch and Flemish Drawings and Watercolors. New York, 1988, p. 30, no. 9 (ill.).