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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 153

    Jan Vermeer van Haarlem (Haarlem 1628-1691)

    A wooded river landscape with travellers on a track

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    Estimate

    Jan Vermeer van Haarlem (Haarlem 1628-1691)
    A wooded river landscape with travellers on a track
    signed 'J. V. Meer.' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    108.7 x 152.4 cm.


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    Provenance

    With F. Goldmann, Vienna, from whom acquired by Prince Johannes I of Liechtenstein, 1816.
    Gaming, Styria, 1941.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1945.


    Literature

    J. Falke, Katalog der fürstlich Liechtensteinischen Bilder-Galerie im Gartenpalais der Rossau zu Wien, Vienna, 1873, p. 161, no. 1407.
    J. Falke, Katalog der fürstlich Liechtensteinischen Bilder-Galerie im Gartenpalais der Rossau zu Wien, Vienna, 1885, p. 54, no. 393.
    W. Bode, Die Fürstlich Liechtenstein'sche Galerie in Wien, Vienna, 1896, p. 101.
    A. Kronfeld, Führer durch die Fürstlich Liechtensteinische Gemäldegalerie in Wien, Vienna, 1931, p. 97.
    E. Trautschold, 'Vermeer "van Haarlem"', in: U. Thieme and F. Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler, Leipzig, 1940, XXXIV, p. 262.