1 December 2000
George Chambers, Jun. (c.1830-c.1900)
View on the Singel Canal, Amsterdam
signed with initials and dated 'G.C. 1856.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
29½ x 44 in. (74.9 x 111.7 cm.)
with David Messum, Beaconsfield.
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This picture depicts the round Lutheran Church. Situated in the northern section of the Singel Canal it was built between 1668 and 1771 by Adrien Dortsman. It is the only Protestant Church in the Netherlands and today it serves as a conference centre.
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