Winter Landscape with Ice Skaters

Hendrick Avercamp, c. 1608, painting, SK-A-1718

Hendrick Avercamp turned the winter landscape into a subject in its own right. A typical feature of his early work is the high horizon. This enabled Avercamp to focus on the dozens of figures on the ice. He showed all kinds of uncouth details in this bird’s-eye view, including couples making love…

Fishermen by Moonlight

Hendrick Avercamp, 1595 - 1634, drawing, RP-T-1948-397

Enjoying the Ice

Hendrick Avercamp, c. 1615 - c. 1620, painting, SK-A-3247

Elegant gezelschap op het ijs

Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, after Hendrick Avercamp, 1766, print, RP-P-1944-54

Elegant gezelschap op het ijs

Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, after Hendrick Avercamp, 1766, print, RP-P-OB-24.555

Elegant gezelschap op het ijs

Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, after Hendrick Avercamp, 1766, print, RP-P-OB-24.557

Kolfspeler

Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, after Hendrick Avercamp, 1758 - 1762, print, RP-P-OB-24.658

Elegant gezelschap op het ijs

Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, after Hendrick Avercamp, 1766, print, RP-P-OB-24.556

IJsgezicht nabij Sloten, 1624

Simon Fokke, after Hendrick Avercamp, 1722 - 1784, print, RP-P-OB-50.702

IJsvermaak nabij Alkmaar, 1619

Simon Fokke, after Hendrick Avercamp, 1722 - 1784, print, RP-P-OB-50.709