CHRISTOFFEL MEIJER | TWO OLD LADIES WALKING TO CHURCH
The Hague 1776 - 1813 Rotterdam
TWO OLD LADIES WALKING TO CHURCH
Pen and brown ink and watercolor over black chalk, within black chalk framing lines;
signed and dated in brown ink, lower left: Christf: Meijer Fecit Ao-1806.
145 by 113 mm; 5¾ by 4½ in
With Gebr. Douwes Fine Art, Amsterdam, 1972;
Private Collection, Amsterdam;
sale, Amsterdam, Sotheby’s, 11 November 1997, lot 264
Amsterdam, Gebr. Douwes Fine Art, 4 Eeuwen Aquarellen, 22 Nov-22 Dec 1972, cat.37
For more info on the artist, see Jane Shoaf Turner & Robert-Jan te Rijdt (eds), Home and Abroad. Dutch and Flemish Landscape Drawings from the John and Marine van Vlisssingen Art Foundation, exhib. cat., Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, and Paris, Fondation Custodia, 2015-16, pp. 212-3, no. 91.