15 - 16 November 2016
Jan Jacob Spohler (Nederhorst den Berg 1811-1866 Amsterdam)
A river landscape in summer with a ferry
signed 'J.J. Spohler' (lower left)
oil on canvas
61 x 84 cm.
Anonymous sale; A. Mak, Dordrecht, 28 May 1968, lot 35a, as: Ch. Leickert and J.J. Spohler.
In the family of the present owner since circa 1980.
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