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    Sale 7633

    Old Master & British Pictures (Day Sale)

    3 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 188

    Nicolaas Baur (Harlingen 1767-1820)

    A view of the port at Dordrecht

    Price Realised  

    Nicolaas Baur (Harlingen 1767-1820)
    A view of the port at Dordrecht
    signed and dated 'N Baur 1812' and with signature '[J.?] Van Os' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    35¾ x 48¾ in. (90.8 x 123.5 cm.)


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    The second signature on this painting - '[J?] van Os' - would appear to have been added later. Nicholaus Baur and Jan van Os (Middelharnis 1744-1808 The Hague) are not known to have collaborated, and, furthermore, the painting would appear to be dated after van Os's death in 1808.

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    Provenance

    with P.A. Scheen, The Hague, 1957.
    with MacConnall-Mason, London.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DECEASED ESTATE (LOTS 24, 188-193)