Hermanus Koekkoek jr.
(Amsterdam 1836 – London 1909)
A Snow-Covered Canal by a Windmill
Signed J. van Couver lower right
Oil on canvas, 46 x 61.1 cm
Following his father and grandfather, Hermanus Koekkoek jr. often sold his work in England. In 1869 Koekkoek moved permanently to London where he started a prosperous art dealership. In his London period the artist often signed with his pseudonym Jan van Couver.