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    Sale 2806

    Twentieth Century Art

    2 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 43

    Piet van der Hem (DUTCH, 1885-1961)

    Volendammer Visscher - Fisherman from Volendam

    Price Realised  

    Piet van der Hem (DUTCH, 1885-1961)
    Volendammer Visscher - Fisherman from Volendam
    signed and inscribed 'P. van der Hem. Volendam.' (lower right), and signed again and inscribed with title (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    120 x 100 cm.
    Painted in 1917-1918.


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    Provenance

    Sale Pulchri Studio, The Hague, 22 June 1998, lot 178, where acquired by the present owner.


    Literature

    H.E. van Gelder, Honderd jaar Haagse schilderkunst in Pulchri, Amsterdam 1947, no. 66 (ill.)
    Exh. cat., Piet van der Hem, Fries Museum Leeuwarden, 28 February-13 March 1987, p. 66, no. 68 (ill.)


    Exhibited

    Venice, XVII Esposizione Internazionale della Città di Venezia, 1930, cat.no. 382
    Le Havre, Exposition Hollandaise de Tableaux Anciens et Modernes, year unknown, cat.no. 22/184
    Leeuwarden, Fries Museum, Piet van der Hem 1885-1961, 1987, no. 68.