Oil/canvas, 51 x 77 cm, lo. ri. sign. and dat. J. H. B. Koekkoek ft 1857, relined. - Provenance: A gift to the wedding of the consignor's parents in 1942. - Dutch marine and landscape painter from a dynasty of artists. K. was taught painting by his father, Hermanus K. Until 1859 he lived in Amsterdam and was member of 'Arti et Amicitiae'. Since 1867 his works were on many international exhibitions. Mus.: Amsterdam (Rijksmus.), Enkhuizen a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Scheen.