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    Sale 3063

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art - (including Dutch Impressionism)

    24 - 25 May 2016, Amsterdam

  • Lot 46

    Jan van Kessel I (Amsterdam 1641-1680)

    A wooded landscape with cattle crossing a stream

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jan van Kessel I (Amsterdam 1641-1680)
    A wooded landscape with cattle crossing a stream
    oil on canvas
    114.8 x 101.1 cm.


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    Provenance

    with Artaria, Vienna, where acquired by Prince Johannes I of Liechtenstein, 1808.
    Schloss Feldsberg, Valtice, 1910.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1945.
    The Princely House of Liechtenstein; Christie's, Amsterdam, 1 April 2008, lot 155, where purchased by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR: FORMERLY IN THE COLLECTION OF THE PRINCELY HOUSE OF LIECHTENSTEIN (44, 46, 76)


    Literature

    J. Falke, Katalog der fürstlich Liechtensteinischen Bilder-Galerie im Gartenpalais der Rossau zu Wien, Vienna, 1873, p. 88, no. 761, as Ruisdael.
    W. Bode, Studien zur Geschichte der holländischen Malerei, 1883, p. 138, as A.J. Duck.
    J. Falke, Katalog der fürstlich Liechtensteinischen Bilder-Galerie im Gartenpalais der Rossau zu Wien, Vienna, 1885, p. 70, no. 513.
    E. Michel, Jacob van Ruisdael et les paysagistes de l'école de Haarlem, Paris, 1890, I, p. 85, as Jacob van Ruisdael.
    W. Bode, 'Die Kleinmeister der holländischen Schule in der Galerie des Fürsten von Liechtenstein', in: Die graphischen Künste, XVII, 1894, p. 97, as not by Ruisdael.
    A.I. Davies, Jan van Kessel (1641-1680), Doornspijk, 1993, pp. 177-8, plate 90.


    Exhibited

    Lucerne, Kunstmuseum, Meisterwerke aus den Sammlungen des Fürsten von Liechtenstein, 1948, no. NA12.