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Cornelis Springer

The Market Square and Town Hall of Bolsward in Summer

signed and dated C. Springer 1872 lower right and with the artist's seal and authenticated by the artist Le sous signé declare que ce / tableau. Representant L’Hotel / de ville a Bolsward (Provence de la / Frise pays-Bas) est punt par uni / i amsterdam / 12 Mai 1872 on a label on the reverse

oil on panel

62 by 83cm., 24½ by 32¾in.

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Cornelis Springer
The Market Square and Town Hall of Bolsward in Summer

signed and dated C. Springer 1872 lower right and with the artist's seal and authenticated by the artist Le sous signé declare que ce / tableau. Representant L’Hotel / de ville a Bolsward (Provence de la / Frise pays-Bas) est punt par uni / i amsterdam / 12 Mai 1872 on a label on the reverse

oil on panel

62 by 83cm., 24½ by 32¾in.

Provenance

Gebr. van der Donckt, Brussels (by whom purchased directly from the artist on 18 May 1872 for 300 Dfl)

Peter A. Schemm, Philadelphia, by 1899 (according to a label on the reverse; his sale: American Art Galleries, New York, 17 March 1911, lot 267 (sold for 700 USD)) Possibly, Miele & Co., Amsterdam

Kunsthandel D. Katz, The Hague, by 1961 (date is on a fiche in the RKD Viewer)

Purchased from the above by the family of the present owners

Exhibition

Philadelphia, The Union League of Philadelphia, 1899

Literature

Laanstra, H.C. de Bruijn & Dr J.H.A. Ringeling, Cornelis Springer (1817-1891), Utrecht, 1984, no. 72-5, reproduced