Oil/canvas, 37,5 x 58 cm, lo. ri. sign. A.J. v. Prooijen. - Dutch landscape painter, already by the age of 13 he studied at the Groningen drawing academy Minerva, in 1853 he was awared the Grand Royal Medal, in 1869 he moved to Amsterdam. - Mus.: Amsterdam (Rijksmus.), Groningen. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Scheen.