Hendrick Avercamp, Winter Landscape with Skaters, c.1608, oil on wood, 78 x 132 cm, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Source

Happy Christmas morning, everyone! Here is a stunning wintery landscape for you all to enjoy. Avercamp paints his composition in the manner of Pieter Bruegel, with a murky sky that blends almost seamlessly into the ice. The quality of this image is fantastic, so be sure to click the source link for a closer look.

Hendrick Avercamp - Riverscape at Kampen 


oil on panel

Frits Lugt Collection, Fondation Custodia, Paris