14 April 2011
Adriaen van der Werff (Kralinger-Ambacht 1659-1722 Rotterdam)
Group portrait of a family in a garden, by a classical fountain
signed and dated 'A.V. WERFF.F: 1682.' (lower centre)
oil on canvas
30¼ x 23½ in. (76.7 x 59.6 cm.)
(Possibly) C. Groeninx van Zoelen, Ridderkerk; (+) Dirk Vis, at The Beurs, Rotterdam, 25 June 1800, lot 4 (fl. 350).
Sale, Rotterdam, 9 June 1928, lot 263.
C.M.C. Obreen [and others]; sale, Amsterdam, 4 December 1912, lot 287 (fl. 850).
Marie Vischer; Sothebys Mak van Waay, 27 May 1924, lot 120.
E. Layland, Southern Rhodesia; Sotheby's, London, 15 November 1961, lot 123.
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C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné etc., X, London, 1928, p. 294, no. 220.
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