• Old Masters and 19th Century A auction at Christies

    Sale 2840

    Old Masters and 19th Century Art

    13 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 25

    Pieter Neefs II (Antwerp 1620-after 1659)

    An interior of a Gothic church with elegant figures conversing

    Price Realised  

    Pieter Neefs II (Antwerp 1620-after 1659)
    An interior of a Gothic church with elegant figures conversing
    oil on panel
    47 x 64 cm.


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    We are grateful to Dr. Walter Liedtke from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, for confirming the attribution on the basis of photographs (written communication, 16 February 2010).

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Dorotheum, Vienna, 2 October 2002, lot 256, as 'attributed to Pieter Neefs II', where acquired by the family of the present owners.