Jan van de Cappelle
AMSTERDAM 1625/26 - 1679
SEASCAPE WITH FISHERMEN AND FIGURES ON A PIER
With Martin H. Colnaghi, London, 1892;
Dr. Ed. Guinle, Casa Guinle, Avenida Rio Branco, Rio de Janeiro;
His sale, London, Christie's, 28 July 1926, lot 27, for 840 gns (to Morton);
Major-General Sir Harold A. Wernher, Bt. G.C.V.O.,T.D;
His posthumous sale, London, Christie's, 27 June 1975, lot 75, for 15,000 gns;
Anonymous sale ('The Property of a Gentleman'), London, Christie's, 10 December 1993, lot 18;
Anonymous sale ('Property of the Executers of a Deceased's Estate'), London, Sotheby's, 3 December 1997, Lot 86;
There purchased by the present owner.
London, Royal Academy, Works by the Old Masters (Winter Exhibition), January-March 1892, no. 63.
C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné..., vol. VII, London 1923, p. 188, cat. no 116;
W.R. Valentiner, 'Jan van de Cappelle', in the Art Quarterly, vol. IV, 1941, p. 296;
M. Russell, Jan van de Cappelle, Leigh-on-Sea 1975, p. 77, cat. no 116 (as 'an excellent picture').