Attributed to Nicholaes Pietersz. Berchem (1620-1683) Dutch

Item Lot Number: 594

Attributed to Nicholaes Pietersz. Berchem (1620-1683) Dutch
Classical landscape with figures and animals
Oil on canvas, 47.5cm by 49.5cm
The Louvre Gallery Paris hold a version of this work The Ferry's Passage, ca. 1670; H: 50 cm, L: 70 cm; Oil on wood, INV. 1040
Exhibited:
Bath, Art Treasures Exhibition, 1958.no. 329, pl.75
National Gallery of Wales "Ideal and Classical Landscape Exhibition" 1960 no.4, pl.4

Provenance: John Cust, 2nd Baron, later 1st Earl of Brownlow, Belton House 1809, no.271
Adelbert, 5th Baron Brownlow, by whom bequethed to Marion, wife of Brownlow Christopher Tower
Mrs HI Wonfor, London
With Alfred Brod, London 1958
Christie's Old Master Pictures, 9 December 1994 (Sale 5317), lot 212
Private Collection, UK

Literature: C Hofstede de Groot, Verzeichnis der Werke, etc, IX Stuttgart and Paris, 1926, p.187, no. 476
E Schaar, Berchem Bulletin, Musees Royaux de Beaux-Arts de Belgique, 1956
The Connoisseur, June 1958, Advertising Supplement, p 61, illustrated

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £7000
Condition Report:
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