• Impressionist and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2828

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    17 November 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 19

    Hendrik Willem Mesdag (1831-1915)

    The arrival of the fishing-fleet

    Price Realised  

    Hendrik Willem Mesdag (1831-1915)
    The arrival of the fishing-fleet
    signed 'HW Mesdag' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    51.5 x 40 cm.


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    Provenance

    Kunsthandel D. Sala and Sons, Leiden.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, 21 April 1994, lot 207, where acquired by the present owner.


    Literature

    J. Poort, Hendrik Willem Mesdag (1831-1915): Oeuvrecatalogus supplement, Wassenaar 1989, cat.no. 2031.32, as: Strand, figuren en nettenwagen.