The Hermitage News

The State Hermitage informs

Published on 21 of January 2020

Following publications in the press about Poland laying claim to certain works of art that are currently being kept in museum collections in Russia with an indication the Brueghel’s Forest Landscape is in the Hermitage, we point out that Jan Brueghel the Elder’s painting Forest Landscape now in the Hermitage came into the museum in 1769 from the collection of Count Heinrich von Brühl.