Landscape with Huis Ten Bosch

Jan van Kessel (Dutch)

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Jean Dulong Collection, Amsterdam, by 1768 {1} Possibly Oppenheimer Collection, Vienna, Austria. {2} (Newhouse Galleries, New York, New York). Possibly (Max Safron, New York, New York). {3} Mr. and Mrs. Elijah B. Martindale, Indianapolis, Indiana; gift of Mrs. Elijah B. Martindale to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1967 (67.27).{4}; IMA deaccessioned June 2008; Sale 2135 (Christie's, New York, New York), 28 January 2009, lot 265

{1} This early provenance is given in Cornelis Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné of the works of the Most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century, 8 volumes, 1908-27, vol. 4, pp. 232-233, cat. no. 736d, which indicates that parts of the Dulong collection, including this painting (no. 12), were sold in Amsterdam at Yver in the Sale Schilderyen; tekeningen; prenten on 18 April 1768. {2} Given in a leather-bound booklet prepared for Mr. and Mrs. E.B. Martindale, in IMA Historical Files (67.27)
{3} The Martindale's used Max Safron to appraise their collection.{4} IMA Temporary Receipt No. 8060.

Object Information

Jan van Kessel (Dutch)
creation date
about 1660
oil on canvas
20 x 26 in.
accession number
credit line
Gift of Mrs. Elijah B. Martindale
Public Domain
European Painting and Sculpture Before 1800
deaccessioned on
transfer notes
Sold on 1/28/2009 in the Important Old Master Paintings sale 2135 (Lot 265)
Secondary example
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