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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PROFESSOR EGBERT HAVERKAMP-BEGEMANN

Willem van Bemmel
RUINS OF THE COLOSSEUM
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 4,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PROFESSOR EGBERT HAVERKAMP-BEGEMANN

Willem van Bemmel
RUINS OF THE COLOSSEUM
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 4,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Old Master Drawings including the Collection of Professor Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann

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Willem van Bemmel
UTRECHT 1630 - 1708 WÖHRD, NEAR NUREMBERG
RUINS OF THE COLOSSEUM
Pen and gray ink and wash;
bears old attribution in black chalk, verso: W.van Bemmel.

335 by 231 mm; 13¼ by 9 1/8  in
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Catalogue Note

Willam van Bemmel's style owes much to Anthonie Waterloo, in particular the latter's views in North Germany, in which gray wash is more prominent and to his fellow Utrecht draughtsman, Herman Saftleven.  The von Bemel dynasty of Nuremburg artists were descended from him. 

For more on Van Bemmel's drawings of Italian subjects, see Peter Schatborn, Drawn to Warmth, 17th-century Dutch Artists in Italy, Amsterdam 2001, pp. 144-6

Old Master Drawings including the Collection of Professor Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann

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New York