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    Sale 2798

    Pictures, Watercolours and Drawings 'Including Indonesian Art'.

    9 - 10 September 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 114

    Jan Hendrik Verheyen (Dutch, 1778-1846)

    Playing cards in a Dutch town

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jan Hendrik Verheyen (Dutch, 1778-1846)
    Playing cards in a Dutch town
    signed 'Verheyen' (lower left)
    oil on panel
    47 x 58 cm.


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    It has been suggested that the present lot is a capriccio view of Leiden, with the Pieterskerk beyond.

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    Provenance

    Kunsthandel D. Katz, The Hague, 1963.
    Anonymous sale, Paul Brandt, Amsterdam, 26-29 May 1970, lot 193.