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    Sale 7448

    Old Master and British Pictures

    7 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 104

    Hendrick de Meijer (active Rotterdam 1646-1689)

    View of the Oude Hoofdpoort, Rotterdam, with sportsmen shooting duck in the foreground

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Hendrick de Meijer (active Rotterdam 1646-1689)
    View of the Oude Hoofdpoort, Rotterdam, with sportsmen shooting duck in the foreground
    signed with initials and dated 'HDM 1650' (on a boat, lower left)
    oil on panel
    23 1/8 x 32 7/8 in. (58.7 x 83.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The Dukes of Leeds, Hornby Castle, Herefordshire, and by descent.


    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of the 10th Duke of Leeds Will Trust (lots 101-104)


    Literature

    Historical and Descriptive Catalogue of Pictures belonging to His Grace the Duke of Leeds, privately published, London, 1902, p. 76, no. 227, Second Drawing Room, as 'Dutch Canal Scene, Van Goyen'.