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Commissioned directly from the artist by William II, King of Holland and Grand Duke of Luxembourg, 1847; his Sale, J. de Vries, C.F. Roos and J.A. Brondgeest, Amsterdam, 12 August 1850, lot 56 (sold for f. 2470 to Boronowski).
Mr Boronowski, 1850.
Kunsthandel Herbert Berth-Wehrenalp, Vienna, 1957.
Anonymous sale, Galerie Fischer, Lucerne, 12 June 1970, lot 483, as: Hügellandschaft, where acquired by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION
F. Gorissen, B.C. Koekkoek 1803-1862, Werkverzeichnis der Gemälde, Düsseldorf 1962, inv.no. 47/88, ill., as: Paysage montagneux dans le Grand-Duché de Luxembourg.
A. Nollert, Barend Cornelis Koekkoek (1803-1862); Prins der Landschapschilders, exhibition catalogue, Dordrecht/Cleves/Zwolle, 1997, p. 94, cat.no. 38, ill., as: Burcht Hollenfels in Luxembourg.
Die Weltkunst, 1 July 1957, p. 27.
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