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    Sale 2769

    Old Master Pictures and Drawings

    14 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 149

    Joos de Momper II (Antwerp 1564-1635)

    A rocky river landscape with peasants and their goats by a path, a fortified dwelling beyond

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    Joos de Momper II (Antwerp 1564-1635)
    A rocky river landscape with peasants and their goats by a path, a fortified dwelling beyond
    oil on panel
    36.4 x 47.3 cm.


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    Dr. Klaus Ertz dates the present composition to circa 1590-95 making it an early work in the artist's oeuvre (op. cit).

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    Provenance

    Erasmus, Berlin, 1931.


    Literature

    K. Ertz, Josse de Momper der Jüngere (1564-1635), Freren, 1986, pp. 103, 106, fig. 58, and p. 464, no. 29.


    Exhibited

    Chemnitz, Städtisches Museum, Joos de Momper 1564-1635, organised by the Kunsthütte Chemnitz, 4 September-2 October 1927, no. 49.