2 May 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
Fritz Thaulow (Norwegian, 1847-1906)
A River Landscape with a Church Beyond
signed 'Fritz Thaulow' (lower right)
oil on canvas
32 x 39½ in. (81.5 x 100.5 cm.)
Painted circa 1895
Georges Petit & Cie., Paris, circa 1900.
Anon. sale, Parke Bernet, New York, 10 May 1961, lot 51.
Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner.
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