Oil/wood, 73 x 61 cm, on the reverse old collection seal. - Prov.: William Hanbury-Bateman, 2. Baron Bateman of Shobdon , Shobdon Court, Herefordshire; Lord Bateman Sale, Christies, London, 11. April 1896, Lot 104. - Landscape, figure a. history painter, after training in Holland he travelled via France to Italy, where he settled in Rom a. became head of the Bamboccianti school, named after him, the paintings of which showed a great attention to detail of everyday life a. were very successful, he returned to Holland in 1639. - Mus.: Florence (Uffizien), Amsterdam (Rijksmus.), St. Petersburg (Eremitage), Rome, London, Vienna, Brussels, Budapest, Dresden a. others. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit a. others.