Ca. 1603, oil/canvas, 81,5 x 109,5 cm, some rest., relined. - Expertise: Klaus Ertz, Lingen, 16th March 2018 confirms the authenticity. - Dutch figure and landscape painter. V. was taught painting by his father Philipp with whom he moved to Amsterdam in 1591. His paintings show meticulously painted landscpaes with lively and richly coloured persons from an elevated point of view in the manner of Brueghel and Coninxloo. Mus.: Amsterdam, The Hague (Mauritshuis), Frankfurt (Städel), Milan (Ambrosiana), Hamburg, Prague, Rotterdam a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Bernt a. others.