Simon van den Berg
(Overschie 1812 – Arnhem 1891)
“A herd of cattle accompanied by a shepherd and a shepherdess seated on a mule, in the foreground of a beautiful sunny summer landscape“
Oil on canvas, 85.6 x 114.3 cm
Van den Berg, pupil of Pieter Gerardus van Os, besides being a skilled painter was also museum director of the Mauritshuis in The Hague from 1880 up to 1889.