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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

Abraham Storck
A DUTCH HARBOUR WITH A BEZAN YACHT AND A GALJOOT MOORED AT A QUAY, A BOEIER YACHT UNDER SAIL AND A MAN O'WAR ANCHORED BEYOND, WITH FIGURES BATHING FROM A ROWING BOAT
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153

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

Abraham Storck
A DUTCH HARBOUR WITH A BEZAN YACHT AND A GALJOOT MOORED AT A QUAY, A BOEIER YACHT UNDER SAIL AND A MAN O'WAR ANCHORED BEYOND, WITH FIGURES BATHING FROM A ROWING BOAT
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Abraham Storck
AMSTERDAM 1644 - 1708
A DUTCH HARBOUR WITH A BEZAN YACHT AND A GALJOOT MOORED AT A QUAY, A BOEIER YACHT UNDER SAIL AND A MAN O'WAR ANCHORED BEYOND, WITH FIGURES BATHING FROM A ROWING BOAT

Provenance

Freiherr Hugo von Mecklenburg auf Pautlitz;
His deceased sale, Berlin, Lepke, 3-4 June 1919, lot 69;
Major I.M. Pelham Burn;
By whom sold, London, Christie's, 2 April 1976, lot 80;
Anonymous sale, London, Christie's, 15 December 1978, lot 18 (as signed);
Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 16 May 1996, lot 80, where acquired by the present owner.

Catalogue Note

We are grateful to Marijke C. de Kinkelder of the Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorisches Documentatie, The Hague, for confirming the attribution to Storck on the basis of a photograph.  She dates the picture to the 1690s. The harbour depicted may be that of Hellevoetsluis.

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