Lot 104
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Hendrik van Cleve III

Estimate
60,000 - 80,000 GBP
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Description

  • Hendrik van Cleve III
  • The Tower of Babel
  • oil on marouflaged oak panel

Provenance

C.P. and G.R. Castendijk, Rotterdam;
Anonymous sale, Amsterdam, Mak van Waay, 10 May 1971, lot 38;
Anonymous sale, Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, 26 October 1971 (according to the 1985 catalogue below);
With P. de Boer, Amsterdam, 1972;
C.F. Karsten, Amsterdam;
Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 7 November 1985, lot 43, where acquired by the present owner.

Exhibited

Worcester, Massachusetts, Worcester Art Museum, The Collector's Cabinet: Flemish Paintings from New England Private Collections, 1984, no. 9.

Literature

H. Minkowski, Vermutungen über den Turm zu Babel, Freren 1991, p. 178, no. 229, reproduced (with incorrect provenance).
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