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    Sale 2785

    19th Century European Art

    15 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 87

    Johannes Christiaan Karel Klinkenberg (Dutch, 1852-1924)

    Laundry hanging out to dry on a sunny day, Enkhuizen

    Price Realised  

    Johannes Christiaan Karel Klinkenberg (Dutch, 1852-1924)
    Laundry hanging out to dry on a sunny day, Enkhuizen
    signed 'Klinkenberg' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    33 x 45.5 cm.


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    It has been suggested the present lot depicts the 'Enkhuizer Bocht'.

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    Provenance

    The artist's estate, Sale, Pulchri Studio The Hague, 9 December 1924, lot 112 (sold, for f. 210).
    Anonymous sale, Venduehuis, The Hague, 8 November 1977, lot 28.
    Kunsthandel Leslie Smith, Wassenaar, 1978.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, 9 April 1981, lot 370.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, 27 October 1998, lot 241.


    Literature

    C.A. Schilp, 'J.C.K. Klinkenberg', in: Kunst en Antiek Revue, May 1981, p. 14.
    Willem Laanstra, Johannes Christiaan Karel Klinkenberg: de meester van het zonnige stadsgezicht, Laren 2000, cat.no. O/32-10, p. 78, ill., as: De achterplaatsen van Enkhuizen.