A Winter Landscape

Antonie van Stralen, known as Verstralen (c.1593/4 – Amsterdam 1641)
National Trust Inventory Number 1535107

Category Paintings
Date 1641 (monogrammed and dated)
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 225 x 289 mm (8 7/8 x 11 3/8 in)
Place of origin Amsterdam
Collection Ascott Estate, Buckinghamshire
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, A Winter Landscape by Antoni Verstralen (c.1594 – Amsterdam 1641), signed and dated AVS (in monogram) 1641. Also known as Van Stralen, the artist painted in the manner of Henrick Avercamp, a specialist in winter landscapes. The old man in the foreground personifies Winter.

Provenance

Baron Lionel de Rothschild; given to the National Trust by Anthony de Rothschild (1887- 1961) with the house and in 1949

Credit line

Ascott, The Anthony de Rothschild Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

Antonie van Stralen, known as Verstralen (c.1593/4 – Amsterdam 1641), artist

References

Ascott, Buckinghamshire, Scala, 2008 by John Martin Robinson and others [pictures entries by Karin Wolfe on basis of Gore entries, 1963 with contributions from Alastair Laing] , no. 22

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Record Status

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