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    Sale 7633

    Old Master & British Pictures (Day Sale)

    3 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 149

    Johannes van der Bent (Amsterdam c. 1650-1690)

    A mountainous river landscape with cattle drovers making a crossing by a ruined castle

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Johannes van der Bent (Amsterdam c. 1650-1690)
    A mountainous river landscape with cattle drovers making a crossing by a ruined castle
    with indistinct signature (lower centre)
    oil on canvas
    45¼ x 36½ in. (114.9 x 92.7 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Marijke C. de Kinkelder of the RKD, The Hague, for confirming the attribution on the basis of photographs.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Dorotheum, Vienna, 4 December 1973, lot 90, as Frederick de Moucheron.
    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 10 July 1974, lot 102, as Frederick de Moucheron.
    with Richard Green, London.
    Anonymous Sale; Bonhams, London, 17 April 2002, lot 227, as Abraham Begeyn.