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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; by whom bequeathed to the Art Gallery of South Australia, c. 1956; subsequently 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 donated to the NGV through The Art Foundation of Victoria, 1980.