Landscape in dunes with shrubs, Jacob van Reisdal

Landscape in dunes with shrubs, Jacob van Reisdal
Landscape in dunes with shrubs, Jacob van Reisdal - 1

  • Posted by Jacob van Reisdal
  • Museum: Old Pinacotka (Munich)
  • Year: The second third of the XVII century

Description of the picture :

Landscape in the dunes with shrubs – Jacob van Reisdal. The second third of the XVII century. Oil on canvas. 65×66
   Jacob van Reisdal (1628 / 1629-1682) is the most famous Dutch landscape painter. The Dutch sought to show the features of their native area realistically and truthfully in their landscapes, and drew attention to atmospheric phenomena. The works of Reisdal were characterized by a variety of subjects and amazing emotionality. The artist knew how to convey the state of nature in the picture. His landscapes of Holland are filled with epic feeling. The breath of nature is inseparable from human life; the master feels the drama of its diverse states, correlating it with the rich emotional life of a person.