• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 221

    Franciscus Xaverius Xavery (The Hague 1740-after 1772 Rotterdam)

    An Italianate landscape with a peasant family in a thunder storm

    Price Realised  

    Franciscus Xaverius Xavery (The Hague 1740-after 1772 Rotterdam)
    An Italianate landscape with a peasant family in a thunder storm
    signed 'F. Xavery. f' (lower left)
    oil on panel, unframed
    58.4 x 59.8 cm.


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; De Waart, The Hague, 8 December 1964, lot 175.
    Anonymous sale; Van Marle & Bignell, The Hague, May 1965.
    Anonymous sale; Philips, London, 1 July 1997, lot 102, as 'Jacob Savery' (£7,500).
    Anonymous sale; Hampel, Munich, 3-4 December 2004, lot 669.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the last line of the provenance is incorrect.