17 - 18 November 2015,
Price realised EUR 5,000
EUR 4,000 - EUR 6,000
Dutch School, c. 1780
A wooded landscape with farm houses and a water mill in an open area in the woods
oil on canvas
101.1 x 126.7 cm.
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It has been suggested that the painter can be identified as the so-called "Drentse Hobbema", Egbert van Drielst (1745-1818). The annotation of Hobbema on the painting likely points to paying homage to the 17th century oeuvre by Meindert Hobbema rather than copying a composition.
with Kunsthandel C.J. van der Aa, Almelo, circa 1942-43, where acquired by the grandfather of the present owners.
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