18 April 1997
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
Attributed to Aert van der Neer (1603-1677)
A River Landscape at Night with Peasants by a Boat and Woodpile, a town beyond
with monogram 'AV DN' (AV linked and DN linked; lower left)
oil on panel
15 1/8 x 21 3/8in. (38.4 x 54.3cm.)
In a French Régence frame
Joseph Strutt, Derby, by 1825; Christie's, 22 June 1889, lot 52 (40gns. to Galton).
Captain Hubert Galton, 18 Thurloe Square, London.
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