25 April 2001
THE PROPERTY OF HENRY BERENS, ESQ.
(lots 2,3, 38 and 78)
Circle of Bartholomeus van Bassen (The Hague c. 1590-1652)
The interior of a Gothic church looking east, with elegant company and other figures
oil on panel
32 7/8 x 47 in. (83.7 x 119.4 cm.)
In the family of the present owner since the 18th century, at Kevington Hall, Kent, until 1946, and subsequently at Bentworth Hall, Hampshire.
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