Lot 238
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Bartholomeus Breenbergh

Estimate
40,000 - 60,000 USD
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Description

  • Bartholomeus Breenbergh
  • Wooded landscape with Latona and the Lycian Peasants 
  • signed and indistinctly dated lower left: BBreenberch f. / 163(?)0 (BB in ligature)
  • oil on canvas
  • 25 1/4  by 45 1/2  in.; 64.1 by 115.6 cm. 

Provenance

Anonymous sale, Amsterdam, Zomer, 7 May 1709, lot 66 (as Faabel daar de Boeren in Kikvorschen veranderen, van B.Breenberg);
B. van Riemsdijk, Amsterdam, before 1942;
Thence by descent in the family;
With Richard Feigen, New York.

Exhibited

Chicago, Richard L. Feigen & Co., Six Centuries of Myth and Legend, 26 February - 30 April 1988, no. 11;
New York, Richard Feigen, Bartholomeus Breenbergh, 20 November - 20 December 1991, no. 6.

Literature

M. G. Roethlisberger, Bartholomeus Breenbergh: The Paintings, Berlin 1981, pp. 54-55, cat. no. 116, reproduced;
M.G. Roethlisberger, Bartholomeus Breenbergh, exhibition catalogue, New York 1991, pp. 20-21, cat. no. 6, reproduced.
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