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THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

Hendrick Maertensz. Sorgh
A KITCHEN INTERIOR WITH CHRIST AT EMMAUS
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 GBP
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121

THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

Hendrick Maertensz. Sorgh
A KITCHEN INTERIOR WITH CHRIST AT EMMAUS
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 GBP
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Hendrick Maertensz. Sorgh
ROTTERDAM 1609 OR 1611 - 1670
A KITCHEN INTERIOR WITH CHRIST AT EMMAUS
signed and dated on the fireplace: HM. Sorgh 1649 (HM in ligature)
oil on oak panel
40.5 by 51.7 cm.; 16 by 20 3/8  in.
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Provenance

Dr. Gottschewski, Amsterdam;
With Galerie Dr. Schäffer, Berlin, June 1932;
With D. Katz, Dieren, where bought by the father of the present owner in 1933.

Exhibited

Berlin, Galerie Dr. Schäffer, Die Meister des holländischen Interieurs, April – May 1929, no. 83;
Zutphen, Stedelijk Museum van Zutphen en de Graafschap, Tentoonstelling van schilderijen door 17e eeuwsche nederlandsche schilders, uit de collectie van de Firma D. Katz te Dieren, 13 – 30 July 1933, no. 19.

Literature

L.T. Schneeman, Hendrick Martensz. Sorgh: A painter of Rotterdam, doctoral diss., Pennsylvania State University 1982, p. 239, cat. no. 88.

Catalogue Note

Sorgh seems quite regularly to have incorporated religious scenes into domestic interiors such as this. Another treatment of the Supper at Emmaus painted by Sorgh in the same year, 1649, was sold London, Christie's, 5 July 1991, lot 59.

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