Mountainous Landscape with a River

Follower of Jacob van Ruisdael, Dutch, 1628/29 - 1682


late 17th or early 18th century

Oil on canvas

Overall: 34 1/4 × 48 1/16 in. (87 × 122 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Helene and Clarence Buttenwieser, Class of 1919



Place Made: Netherlands, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed lower right with a false monogram: JVR

Published References

Literature: Jakob Rosenberg. Jacob van Ruisdael. Berlin, 1928, no. 399; Seymour Slive. Jacob van Ruisdael: A Complete Catalogue of His Paintings, Drawings, and Etchings. New Haven, 2001. 646, no. dub96.


Possibly sale, anonymous, London (Christie's), 23 March 1912, no. 92; H. P. Cunliffe, London (Christie's), 30 April 1920, no. 98 (private collection, Holland); dealer P. Bottenwieser, Berlin, by 1927; Joseph L. Buttenwieser (1865-1938), New York; to his son, Clarence Buttenwieser (1898-1960/61), New York; to his wife, Helene Lederman Buttenwieser (1913-2008), New York; to her son, James L. Buttenwieser, New York; to present colleciton, 2009.

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