Description & Technical information

Period:  1600-1750, 17th century
Provenance: Van der Schley (Sale Amsterdam, 17 July 1775, lot 1) G.Th.A.M. Baron van Brienen van de Grotelindt, Amsterdam 1842 (Sale Pillet, Paris, 8 May 1865, lot 49 for frcs 25’000);
Sale G. Petit, Paris, August 1920;
Sale Galerie Charpentier, Paris, 8 June 1933, lot 9;
Private Collection;
Sale Sotheby’s, London, 7 July 2004, lot 5 (“Signed lower right”);
David Koetser Gallery, Zurich 2005;
Private Collection.


Literature: J. Smith, A Catalogue Raisonné... vol. II, London 1842, no. 124;
C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné..., vol. II, London 1908, p. 352, no. 336;
B. Schumacher, Philips Wouwerman (1619-1668): the horse painter of the Golden Age, Doornspijk 2006, vol. 1, p. 319-320, cat. no. A377, reproduced vol. 2, in colour plate 49, and plate 347.

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints