• Old Master and 19th Century Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 2829

    Old Master and 19th Century Art

    13 October 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 9

    Attributed to Joachim Govertsz. Camphuysen (Gorinchem c. 1601/2-1659 Amsterdam)

    A river landscape with farmers harvesting, a 'capriccio' of Antwerp in the distance

    Price Realised  

    Attributed to Joachim Govertsz. Camphuysen (Gorinchem c. 1601/2-1659 Amsterdam)
    A river landscape with farmers harvesting, a 'capriccio' of Antwerp in the distance
    indistinctly signed with monogram (?) (lower left)
    oil on panel
    39.7 x 59.1 cm.


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    The present lot possibly depicts the Labourers in the Vineyard (Matthew 20:1-16).

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, Amsterdam, 3 May 1999, lot 99.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 6 November 2000, lot 31, where bought by the present owner.


    Literature

    W. Stratmann, 'Aus Wohnzimmern und Sammelmappen', Rheydter Jahrbuch für Geschichte, Kunst und Heimatkunde, Mönchengladbach, 2002, p. 91, no. 26, illustrated, as signed with monogram 'JGC'.


    Exhibited

    Mönchengladbach, Städtisches Museum Schloss-Rheydt, Otto von Bylandt-Gesellschaft: Aus Wohnzimmern und Sammelmappen, 25 October-15 December 2002.