Private Sale

Alexander Hugo Bakker-Korff

La Romance

signed and dated A H Bakker Korff .69. lower left and with the artist's seal and authenticated by the artist Le sousomé declare que el / tableau representant “la Romance” / est peint par lui / Leiden la 28 Avril 1889 on a label on the reverse

oil on panel

28.5 by 38cm., 11¼ by 15in.

Price upon request

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Alexander Hugo Bakker-Korff
La Romance

signed and dated A H Bakker Korff .69. lower left and with the artist's seal and authenticated by the artist Le sousomé declare que el / tableau representant “la Romance” / est peint par lui / Leiden la 28 Avril 1889 on a label on the reverse

oil on panel

28.5 by 38cm., 11¼ by 15in.

Provenance

Jhr. Alfred Boreel, The Hague, by 1903 (according to a label on the reverse)

Sale: P. Brandt, Amsterdam, 28 November 1967, lot 39a (for 62.000 Dfl)

Sale: Sotheby’s, Amsterdam, 19 April 2005, lot 250 (sold for 60.000 EUR)

Purchased at the above sale by the family of the present owners

Exhibition

London, Guildhall Art Gallery, Examples of the Dutch School, 1903

Literature

Bénézit, Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs de tous les temps et de tous pays par un groupe d’ecrivains specialists francais et etrangers, Paris, 1948, p. 355, reproduced