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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 679

    Circle of Jan Wijck (Haarlem 1640-1702 Mortlake)

    A cavalry skirmish in an extensive river landscape, a fortress beyond

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Jan Wijck (Haarlem 1640-1702 Mortlake)
    A cavalry skirmish in an extensive river landscape, a fortress beyond
    with signature 'Wijck.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    75.4 x 135.5 cm.


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    Provenance

    with Thomas M'Lean, London (according to a lable on reverse).
    The earl of Orkney, London; Christie's, London, 23 July 1887, lot 86 (£3.5.0 to G. Johnstone).
    Mrs. Hedworth Williamson, Corsham (Wiltshire); Christie's, London, 24 February 1922, lot 124 (together with a picture by C.W. Bampfylde, £11.11.0 [for both pictures] to Moore).