Mr. David Bierens (1760-1827), Amsterdam; his sale, Frederik Muller, Amsterdam, 15 November 1881, lot 25, as: Paysage (Dfl. 1025).
with Kunsthandel H. Koekkoek Jun., by 1881, (possibly) where acquired by a forefather of the present owner.
We would like to thank Drs. Guido de Werd, former director of B.C. Koekkoek-Haus, Cleves, for confirming the authenticity of the present lot. The work will be included in his forthcoming catalogue raisonee of Koekkoek paintings under no. 25/47.
F. Gorissen, B.C. Koekkoek 1803-1862: Werkverzeichnis der Gemälde, Düsseldorf, 1962, no. O/47, as: Paysage.
Hamburg, Altonaer Museum (on loan, circa 1970).