FOLLOWER OF JOOS DE MOMPER | Mountainous landscape with Judah and Tamar
5,000 - 7,000 GBP
Property from a European Private Collection
FOLLOWER OF JOOS DE MOMPER
MOUNTAINOUS LANDSCAPE WITH JUDAH AND TAMAR
oil on canvas
unframed: 55.2 x 75.8 cm.; 21¾ x 29⅞ in.
framed: 70 x 89.9 cm.; 27½ x 35⅜ in.
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The canvas is lined, the paint surface is relatively clean and the varnish discoloured. Inspection under ultraviolet light reveals comprehensive, but small, retouchings throughout the sky, with other small retouchings found in some of the darks of the mountains, particularly upper right, and in the lower right corner. The painting is in overall fair condition.
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With Dominion Gallery, Montreal (as Joos de Momper);
On the art market, London, by 1985.
K. Ertz, Josse de Momper der Jüngere, Freren 1986, p. 627, cat. no. A21 (under Rejected Works).