5 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 3,500
Lodewijck van Ludick (Amsterdam 1629-before 1697)
An Italianate wooded river landscape with figures on a bank
signed 'Ludick' (lower left)
oil on canvas
8½ x 10 5/8 in. (21.5 x 27 cm.)
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Van Ludick is best known for his Italianate landscapes of mountains and forests. One can clearly see the influence of Jan Both in Ludick's use of warm golden colouring and often Ludick's work was confused with Jan Both's.
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H.-J. Raupp, Landschaften und Seestüke, Munster, 2001, no. 31, pp. 138-9.