Description & Technical information

Period:  1600-1750, 17th century
Origin:  The Netherlands
Medium: Oil on panel
Signature: Signed with the monogram lower centre.

Dimensions: 14 x 21 cm (5¹/₂ x 8¹/₄ inches)
Provenance: Sale E. H., Drouot, Paris, 9 March 1951, lot 28 (FF 1,250,000), illustrated;
Private Collection, United States;
Private Collection, The Netherlands.

Literature: Clara J. Welcker, Hendrick Avercamp 1585-1634 bijgenaamd `De Stomme van Kampen', Zwolle 1933, 2nd ed. Doornspijk l979, no. S.429.1, p. 239 “ De Visvangst”.

Exhibitions: Fine Old Master Paintings principally of The Dutch and Flemish Schools, Koetser Gallery Zürich, 1989-1990, no. 21, reproduced in colour.

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints