24 April 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 51,650
Estimate GBP 40,000 - GBP 60,000
Hendrick Cornelisz. Vroom (Haarlem c. 1563-1640)
A Dutch merchantman flying the colours of Enkhuizen, in choppy waters on the Maas, a party of huntsmen and hounds on the riverbank, the city of Dordrecht beyond
signed 'VROOM' (centre, on the ensign) and dated '1611' (upper right, on the main-mast flag)
oil on panel
18¾ x 42 3/8 in. (47.7 x 107.7 cm.)
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