23 - 24 June 2015
Daniël de Blieck (Middelburg 1608/12-1673)
The interior of the Grote Kerk in Dordrecht, with figures conversing and children playing
signed and indistinctly dated(?) 'D · D · BLIECK ..' (strengthened, lower left)
oil on panel
114 x 88.3 cm.
with H. Schlichte Bergen, Amsterdam, by 1964, as dated 1658.
Anonymous sale; Lempertz, Cologne, 28 April 1965, lot 15, as dated 1654.
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