13 October 2009
Charles Leickert (Brussels 1816-1907 Mainz)
A ferry crossing a river in summer
signed 'Ch Leickert:ft' (lower right)
oil on panel
21.5 x 30.5 cm.
Kunsthandel Pieter A. Scheen, The Hague, 1955.
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The Hague, Kunsthandel Pieter A. Scheen, The Hague, Tentoonstelling Collectie Pieter A. Scheen, XIII, August-September 1966, no. 17.
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