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    Sale 3066

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art - including Dutch Impressionism

    15 - 16 November 2016, Amsterdam

  • Lot 220

    Frederik Marinus Kruseman (Haarlem 1816-1882 Sint-Gillis)

    Harvest month, August

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    Frederik Marinus Kruseman (Haarlem 1816-1882 Sint-Gillis)
    Harvest month, August
    signed and dated 'FM Kruseman. fc. / 1850' (lower right)
    oil on panel
    28.5 x 38.5 cm.


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    This painting is part of a series depicting the twelve months of the year, representing the month August. It has been suggested that it is near the windmill of Evere, Belgium. This painting is part of a series depicting the twelve months of the year, representing the month August. It has been suggested that it is near the windmill of Evere, Belgium.

    Provenance

    The Hon. Sir Ralph Cusack, Queens Council, Newcastle upon Tyne; His sale, Christie's, London, 16 June 1978, lot 28 (£ 5,500).
    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 22 June 1983, lot 134.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 12 October 2000, lot 124, where acquired by the present owner.


    Literature

    Marjan van Heteren, Jan de Meere, Frederik Marinus Kruseman 1816-1882, Painter of Pleasing Landscapes, Schiedam, 1998, p. 172, no. 58, as: Summer landscape with harvesting farmers near a windmill. Peter Carpreau a.o.,
    Een Romantische Kijk, Brussels, 2011, p. 88, no. 33.
    Guido de Werd, A Romantic Journey: Masterpieces from the Rademakers Collection, Eindhoven, 2014, p. 48, no. 47 (4).


    Exhibited

    Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum / The Hague, Gemeentemuseum / Leuven, M-Museum / Cleves, B.C. Koekkoek-Haus / Tallinn, Kumu Kunstimuuseum / Helsinki, Sinebrychoff Art Museum / Riga, Art Museum Riga Bourse / Prague, National Gallery, Salmovský Palace, A Romantic View, 29 October 2010-1 September 2013, no. 33.
    Luxembourg, Musée National d'Histoire et d'Art / ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Het Noordbrabants Museum, A Romantic Journey, 3 April 2014-25 January 2015, no. 4.