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THE PROPERTY OF A BELGIAN LADY

Carel Beschey
Antwerp 1706 - 1770
A SUMMER LANDSCAPE WITH ELEGANT TRAVELLERS, A HORSE-DRAWN WAGON, NEAR A VILLAGE WITH PEASANTS DANCING AROUND A MAY-TREE; A WINTER LANDSCAPE WITH TRAVELLERS AND A HORSE-DRAWN CART, NEAR A VILLAGE WITH FIGURES SKATING ON A FROZEN RIVER NEARBY
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 456,000 EUR
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THE PROPERTY OF A BELGIAN LADY

Carel Beschey
Antwerp 1706 - 1770
A SUMMER LANDSCAPE WITH ELEGANT TRAVELLERS, A HORSE-DRAWN WAGON, NEAR A VILLAGE WITH PEASANTS DANCING AROUND A MAY-TREE; A WINTER LANDSCAPE WITH TRAVELLERS AND A HORSE-DRAWN CART, NEAR A VILLAGE WITH FIGURES SKATING ON A FROZEN RIVER NEARBY
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 456,000 EUR
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Details & Cataloguing

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Carel Beschey
Antwerp 1706 - 1770
ANTWERP 1706 - 1770
A SUMMER LANDSCAPE WITH ELEGANT TRAVELLERS, A HORSE-DRAWN WAGON, NEAR A VILLAGE WITH PEASANTS DANCING AROUND A MAY-TREE; A WINTER LANDSCAPE WITH TRAVELLERS AND A HORSE-DRAWN CART, NEAR A VILLAGE WITH FIGURES SKATING ON A FROZEN RIVER NEARBY
Quantity: 2
a pair, both signed, the former lower right, the latter lower centre: c. Bescheij
both oil on panel
each: approx. 29 by 38.4 cm.
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Provenance

Anonymous sale, London, Phillips, 9 December 1986, lot 48 (only the winter landscape).

Literature

Advertisement in Weltkunst, 1 November 1986, p. 3467 (only the winter landscape).

Catalogue Note

The composition of the Summer landscape, is derived from a work by Josef van Bredael, signed and dated 1725, on copper, which was sold London, Christie's, 26 March 1971, lot 55 (see K. Ertz, Josef van Bredael 1688-1739, Lingen 2006, pp. 7, 18, 56 and 171, cat. no. E87, reproduced fig. 13).

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