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    Sale 2769

    Old Master Pictures and Drawings

    14 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 191

    Gillis Peeters (Antwerp 1612-1653)

    A wooded rocky landscape with a couple tending sheep

    Price Realised  

    Gillis Peeters (Antwerp 1612-1653)
    A wooded rocky landscape with a couple tending sheep
    signed and dated 'GIllis·peeters 1652' (GI linked, lower centre)
    oil on panel
    36.8 x 59.3 cm.


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    A W. Bernt certificate, dated 28 June 1976, is included with this lot.

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    Literature

    Y. Thiery, M.K. de Meerendre, Les peintres flamands de paysage au 17e siecle, Brussels, 1987, pp. 64, 249, no. 21.
    H.-J. Raupp, Landschaften und Seestücke, Münster, 2001, III, pp. 210-1, no. 53, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    's-Hertogenbosch, Noord-Brabants Museum, Panorama op de wereld. Het landschap van Bosch tot Rubens, 16 March-10 June 2001, p. 192, no. 99, illustrated.
    Paderborn, Städtische Galerie in der Reithalle Schloss Neuhaus, Schiffsbruch vor felsiger Küste-Niederländische Landschaften und Seestücke des 17. Jahrhunderts, 23 August-4 November 2001.
    Erfurt, Angermuseum, Unter weitem Himmel-Holländische Landschaftsbilder des 'Goldenen Jahrhunderts' aus der Sammlung SØR Rusche, 10 February-21 April 2002.