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After Bartholomeus van der Helst
THE CELEBRATION OF THE PEACE OF MÜNSTER, 18 JUNE 1648, IN THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE CROSSBOWMEN'S CIVIC GUARD (ST. GEORGE GUARD), AMSTERDAM
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 13,450 EUR
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50

OTHER PROPERTIES

After Bartholomeus van der Helst
THE CELEBRATION OF THE PEACE OF MÜNSTER, 18 JUNE 1648, IN THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE CROSSBOWMEN'S CIVIC GUARD (ST. GEORGE GUARD), AMSTERDAM
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 13,450 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

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After Bartholomeus van der Helst
THE CELEBRATION OF THE PEACE OF MÜNSTER, 18 JUNE 1648, IN THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE CROSSBOWMEN'S CIVIC GUARD (ST. GEORGE GUARD), AMSTERDAM

Catalogue Note

An exact copy after the original by Van der Helst painted for the St. George Guard in 1648, in the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (inv. no. SK-C-2). The sitters are Captain Cornelisz. Jansz. Witsen, with the silver drinking horn, Lieutenant Johan Oetgens van Waveren, shaking the former's hand, Jacob Banning, ensign, seated beside the drum, Dirck Claesz Thoveling and Thomas Hartog, sergeants, Pieter van Hoorn, Willem Pietersz van der Voort, Adriaen Dirck Sparwer, Hendrick Calaber, Govert van der Mij, Johannes Calaber, Benedictus Schaeck, Jan Maes, Jacob van Diemen, Jan van Ommeren, Isaac Ooyens, Gerrit Pietersz van Anstenraadt, Herman Teunisz de Kluyter, Andries van Anstenraadt, Christoffel Poock, Hendrick Dommer Wz, Paulus Hennekijn, Lambregt van den Bos and Willem, the drummer.
With the treaty of Münster, signed on 15 May 1648, peace was finally agreed between the United Provinces and Spain, putting an end to both the Thirty Year's War and the Eighty Year's War. With it, the Dutch Republic finally gained full independence.

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