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    Sale 3066

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art - including Dutch Impressionism

    15 - 16 November 2016, Amsterdam

  • Lot 191

    Daniel Hermann Anton Melbye (Copenhagen 1818-1875 Paris)

    A sailing vessel in rough sea

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    Estimate

    Daniel Hermann Anton Melbye (Copenhagen 1818-1875 Paris)
    A sailing vessel in rough sea
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Anton Melbye 1846 / Hamburg' (scratched, lower right)
    oil on canvas
    96 x 130 cm.


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    Provenance

    Acquired by a German entrepreneur circa 1830-40 during his travels in the South of Europe and Germany, and by descent to the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Hamburg, Altonaer Museum (on loan, circa 1970).