• Old Master and 19th Century Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 2829

    Old Master and 19th Century Art

    13 October 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 27

    Simon Jacobsz. de Vlieger (Rotterdam c. 1600?-1653 Weesp)

    A 'wijdschip' weighing anchor, fishermen drawing in their nets in the foreground, a three-master and other shipping beyond

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Simon Jacobsz. de Vlieger (Rotterdam c. 1600?-1653 Weesp)
    A 'wijdschip' weighing anchor, fishermen drawing in their nets in the foreground, a three-master and other shipping beyond
    with indistinct signature (lower right)
    oil on panel
    40.3 x 53.2 cm.


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 29 May 1981, lot 38.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 11 December 1987, lot 44.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 1 March 1991, lot 108.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 18 November 1993, lot 187, where bought by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Berlin, Gemäldegalerie, Holländische Malerei aus Berliner Privatbesitz, 1984, no. 80, illustrated.