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    Sale 2788

    Old Master Pictures

    6 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 71

    Circle of Esaias van de Velde (Amsterdam 1587-1630 The Hague)

    A rocky wooded landscape with Christ on the Road to Emmaus

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    Circle of Esaias van de Velde (Amsterdam 1587-1630 The Hague)
    A rocky wooded landscape with Christ on the Road to Emmaus
    with signature 'J.Asselyn Fecit' (lower right)
    oil on panel
    56.8 x 82.4 cm.


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    A picture with a similar composition but with differing staffage was with Douwes, Amsterdam, in 1991-2, as Jan van de Velde II. An alternative attribution to Govert Jansz., called Mijnheer, has also been suggested.

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