Lot No. 85


Carel Cornelisz. de Hooch


Carel Cornelisz. de Hooch - Old Master Paintings

(The Hague, c. 1600/1602–1638 Utrecht)
Travellers in front of antique ruins, inscribed: B. B. f.,
oil on panel, 89.2 x 120.8 cm, framed

Provenance:
Sale, Dorotheum, Vienna, 17 October 2012, lot 603;
Lower Austrian private collection

Marijke de Kinkelder of the RKD, The Hague, has endorsed the present painting as an autograph work by de Hooch on the basis of a photograph. Following a stay in Rome, Carel Cornelisz. de Hooch was admitted to the Utrecht Guild of Saint Luke in 1633. He had specialised in landscapes with ruins, grottos, and catacombs in the surroundings of Rome. According to Walther Bernt, his pictures, besides their Flemish orientation, betray a strong Dutch realism.

Specialist: Dr. Alexander Strasoldo Dr. Alexander Strasoldo
+43-1-515 60-556

alexander.strasoldo@dorotheum.at

19.12.2016 - 14:00

Estimate:
EUR 8,000.- to EUR 10,000.-

Carel Cornelisz. de Hooch


(The Hague, c. 1600/1602–1638 Utrecht)
Travellers in front of antique ruins, inscribed: B. B. f.,
oil on panel, 89.2 x 120.8 cm, framed

Provenance:
Sale, Dorotheum, Vienna, 17 October 2012, lot 603;
Lower Austrian private collection

Marijke de Kinkelder of the RKD, The Hague, has endorsed the present painting as an autograph work by de Hooch on the basis of a photograph. Following a stay in Rome, Carel Cornelisz. de Hooch was admitted to the Utrecht Guild of Saint Luke in 1633. He had specialised in landscapes with ruins, grottos, and catacombs in the surroundings of Rome. According to Walther Bernt, his pictures, besides their Flemish orientation, betray a strong Dutch realism.

Specialist: Dr. Alexander Strasoldo Dr. Alexander Strasoldo
+43-1-515 60-556

alexander.strasoldo@dorotheum.at


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Auction: Old Master Paintings
Date: 19.12.2016 - 14:00
Location: Vienna | Palais Dorotheum
Exhibition: 13.12. - 19.12.2016