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Travellers by a well
(c. 1635-1641)

oil on wood panel
23.7 × 34.0 cm
Accession Number
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Dr Orde Poynton CMG, Fellow, 1980
Gallery location
17th Century & Flemish Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International

Collection of Protheroe (?), until 1810 included in the sale of property of the 6th Earl of Coventry and others, Christie’s, London, 16-17 February 1810 (sold 17 February), no. 94 as Jan Both (style of) collection of V. K. Burmeister, before c. 1956 bequeathed to the Art Gallery of South Australia, c. 1956 subsequently deaccessioned and sold, Theodore Bruce (auction house), Adelaide, 1957 bought from this sale by Dr John Orde Poynton (1906–2001) collection of Dr John Orde Poynton, 1957–80 by whom presented to the NGV through The Art Foundation of Victoria, 1980.