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    Sale 7448

    Old Master and British Pictures

    7 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 134

    Philips Koninck (Amsterdam 1619-1688)

    Group portrait of a gentleman and a lady with their children in an extensive wooded landscape

    Price Realised  

    Philips Koninck (Amsterdam 1619-1688)
    Group portrait of a gentleman and a lady with their children in an extensive wooded landscape
    indistinctly signed 'P.Koning.' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    41¼ x 50½ in. (104.8 x 128.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    with Thomas Agnew & Sons, London, circa 1930s, where purchased by C.G. Hoare, London, and by descent;
    The Trustees of Mrs. B.M. Hoare; Christie's, London, 8 December 2005, lot 5, where acquired by the present owner.


    Literature

    H. Gerson, Philips Koninck ein Beitrag zur Erforschung der Holländischen Malerei des XVII Jahrhunderts, Berlin, 1936, pp. 17 and 108, no. 39.
    W. Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler, III, Landau and Pfalz, 1983, p. 1545, no. 1047, illustrated p. 1597.


    Exhibited

    Norwich, Castle Museum, Dutch Paintings from East Anglia, 1996, no. 28.
    King's Lynn, 1970, no. 13.