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    Sale 2819

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    10 June 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 143

    Johan Barthold Jongkind (1819-1891)

    Le Port de Rotterdam, au fond le Hoofdpoort: moored ships in the harbour of Rotterdam

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    Johan Barthold Jongkind (1819-1891)
    Le Port de Rotterdam, au fond le Hoofdpoort: moored ships in the harbour of Rotterdam
    signed and dated 'Jongkind 1856' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    42 x 56.5 cm.


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    Provenance

    Mr. George Lutz; his Sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 26-27 May 1902, lot 83.
    Mr. Zygomalas, Marseille; his Sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 8 June 1903, lot 25.
    Mr. Wilson; his Sale, Galerie George Petit, Paris, 7 December 1923, lot 15.


    Literature

    E. Moreau-Nélaton, Jongkind raconté par lui-même, Paris 1918, ill.no. 34.
    P. Colin, Johan Barthold Jongkind, Paris 1931, ill.no. 3.
    V. Hefting, Jongkind. Sa vie, son oeuvre, son époque, Paris 1975, cat.no. 147, ill.
    A. Stein, S. Brame, F. Lorenceau and J. Sinizegues, Jongkind. Catalogue critique de l'oeuvre. Peintures I, Paris 2003, cat.no. 161, p. 111, ill.