1 April 2008
Follower of Bonaventura Peeters
Shipping in stormy waters near a rocky coast
oil on panel
16.9 x 23.7 cm.
Schloss Feldsberg, Valtice, before 1944.
Schloss Moosham, Salzburg, 1944.
Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1945.
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After the original by Bonaventura Peeters in the Liechtenstein Collection, Vaduz.
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