Paintings

Ivan Grigorievich Antropov - A sunny winterlandscape with a Russian village

Ivan Grigorievich Antropov (1888-1963)

A sunny winterlandscape with a Russian village

Signed

Oil on canvas

50 x 75 cm

Carl Bertling - Endymion and Selene or Hermaphrodite and Salmacis

Carl Bertling (1835-1918)

Endymion and Selene or Hermaphrodite and Salmacis

Signed and dated ‘92

Oil on panel

45 x 33.5 cm

Bernard Johannes Blommers - A fish on a table

Bernard Johannes Blommers (1845-1915)

Fish

Signed with initial B.

Oil on canvas

35.5 x 59.5 cm

Gabriele-Cena-Abstract-Composition

Gabriele Cena (1907-1993)

Roma; abstract composition

Signed, signed again and dated ’60, on the reverse

Oil on canvas

73.5 x 60.5 cm

Suzanne Dumond-Letorey - Saltworks in Djibouti

Suzanne Dumond-Letorey (1911-2007)

Saltworks in Djibouti (Lake Assal)

Signed and dated 1939

Oil on canvas

60 x 92.5 cm

Maurice Dupuis - Stillife with a painters box and a skull with a rosary

Maurice Dupuis (1882-1959)

Stillife with a painters box and a skull with a rosary

Signed and dated ’30

Oil on panel

17.5 x 29.5 cm

The painting is executed in an animistic, introspective, poetical and subtle way:
“the hidden life of things, all-in trouble-free atmosphere”

Jean Baptiste Henri Durand Brager - View of the Bosphorus

Jean-Baptiste Henri Durand-Brager (1814-1879)

View of the Bosphorus

Signed and indistinctly dated

Oil on panel

22 x 41 cm

Hermann Effenberger -  Classical Beauty

Hermann Effenberger (1842-1911)

Classical Beauty

Signed and dated ‘84

Oil on panel

33 x 23 cm

English-Dutch School circa 1806 - Strolling along the trekvaart

English/Dutch School, circa 1806/7
Strolling along the trekvaart (boat-canal) from Haarlem to Leiden with elegant figures on a draft boat, Haarlem in the distance

Oil on canvas

35.5 x 44.5 cm

Please compare to a print by Sir John Carr (1772-1832) in his ‘A tour through Holland… in the summer and autumn of 1806‘, London, 1807

In the Royal Collection Trust, UK, under RCIN 404496 is another, smaller version with slight differences in composition as Attributed to Johannes van Lexmond which was transferred from St James Palace to Buckingham Palace in 1981

Ferdinand Erfmann - Village in Batavia

Ferdinand Erfmann (1901-1968)

Village in Batavia, Indonesia

Signed

Oil on canvas

41 x 51 cm

Executed during his short stay in Indonesia in the late 1930’s

Etha Fles - Sunflowers

Etha Fles (1857-1948)

Sunflowers

Signed

Oil on canvas

45 x 35 cm

(Sold to Centraal Museum Utrecht)

French-German School - A sunny forest with a little wooden bridge

French/German School, second half 19th century

A sunny forest with a little wooden bridge

Oil on paper laid down on canvas

23.5 x 15.5 cm

Frans de Geetere - Portrait

Frans de Geetere (1895-1968)

(self)portrait

Signed, and signed again and dated 8.17 on the reverse

Oil on cardboard

32 x 25 cm

Adriaan Herman Gouwe - Clouds and waves, the Pacific Ocean,  Tiarei, Tahiti

Adriaan Herman Gouwe (1875-1965)

Clouds and waves, the Pacific Ocean,  Tiarei, Tahiti

Signed and dated ‘26 and titled on the reverse

Oil on canvas

30.5 x 61 cm

Cecil Arthur Hunt - The Matterhorn

Cecil Arthur Hunt (1873-1965)

The Matterhorn

Signed with studio stamp, and signed again and annotated on the reverse

Oil on cardboard

20.5 x 24.5 cm

(SOLD)

Jean-Baptiste Huysmans - Interior of the Church of San Lorenzo fuori le Mura

Jean-Baptiste Huysmans (1826-1906)

Interior of the Church of San Lorenzo fuori le Mura

Signed and dated 1856

Oil on canvas

27 x 33.5 cm

In 1856 Huysmans travelled Italy. A year later he published his “ Travels in Italy and the Orient. Notes and Impressions”

Isaac Israëls - Portrait of the model Willy Gordeau

Isaac Israëls (1865-1934)

Portrait of the model Willy Gordeau

Signed

Oil on canvas

60 x 45 cm

To be dated circa 1920’s

Provenance: Kunsthandel P.van Voorst van Beest, The Hague, ca. 1991

Literature: Anna Wagner, Isaac Israëls, Venlo, 1985, p.131, illus.168

Jacob Jacobs - The Caravan

Jacob Jacobs (1812-1879)

The Caravan

Signed

Oil on panel

20 x 17 cm

Jacobs left Antwerp at the end of May 1838 on a study tour to Egypt and the Middle East. The exhibition of his works on his return, in a country where there were no major Egyptian collections, made a enormous impact. Both a.o. the Belgian and British royal houses purchased his paintings

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen - Portrait of the Steamship Schiedam

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (1850-1921)

Portrait of the Steamship Schiedam

Signed and dated NY 1877, and annotated with his adress 257.8Av.near 23 St.

Oil on canvas

56 x 92 cm

Provenance: directly from one of the founders of the NASM

Literature: Antonio Jacobsen, the checklist, compiled by Harold Sniffen, in association with the Mariners Museum newport news, Virginia, USA, 1984, p.272

In an original frame

The artist, nicknamed “the Aubudon of steam vessels” , got his manuy commission directly from sea captains and/or sealine companies.
The Schiedam was bought by the NASM ( HAL) in 1877. It became one of the first steam-sailing vessels sailing the regular transatlantic route Rotterdam-New York.
The ‘Schiedam‘ would have been in service until 1897

Hendrik Willebrord Jansen - Bomschuit KW 93 on the Katwijk beach

Hendrik Willebrord Jansen (1855-1908)

Bomschuit KW 93 on the Katwijk beach

Signed

Oil on canvas

51 x 41 cm

Eugen Joors - The Poseur

Eugen Joors (1850-1910)

The Poseur

Signed and dated 1877

Oil on panel

30 x 14 cm

Lodewijk Johannes Kleijn - Palace Huis ten Bosch, the Hague, with elegant figures strolling

Lodewijk Johannes Kleijn (1817-1897)

Palace Huis ten Bosch, the Hague, with elegant figures strolling

Signed

Oil on panel

25 x 33 cm

Provenance: private collection, Vienna; private collection Paris

Jan Kuijpers - Monument to Joost van den Vondel, Vondelparc, Amsterdam

Jan Kuijpers (1819-1892)

Monument to Joost van den Vondel, Vondelparc, Amsterdam

Signed

Oil on panel

18 x 32 cm

Designed by sculptor Louis Royer and executed by Jan Theodre Stracke the revelation of the monument took place on 18 october 1867
Jan Kuijpers lived and worked in Amsterdam between 1878-1885

Louise Renee Lacroix - A museum visit

Louise Renee Lacroix (1890-1940)

A museum visit

Signed and dated 15/8/30

Pastel on paper

40 x 50 cm

Ary Johannes Lamme -  Dog

Ary Johannes Lamme (1812-1900)

Dog

Signed with monogram on the reverse

Oil on canvas

19 x 27 cm

Hendrik Willem Mesdag - A barn in Drenthe

Hendrik Willem Mesdag (1831-1915)

A barn in Drenthe

Signed

Oil on four panels

56 x 77 cm

Literature: cf. Johan Poort, H.W. Mesdag: de schetsen,1994/5, p.107, LS 41.47 (illustrated)

Carl Mons-Peasant women

Carl Mons (1890-1947)

Peasant women in Abendmahlstracht, Rollhausen, Hessen (Germany)

Signed and dated 1922

Oil on panel

79 x 69 cm

Dirk Nijland - Hanging bird skeleton

Dirk Nijland (1881-1953)

Hanging bird skeleton

Signed with initials and dated ’42

Oil on canvas

65 x 51 cm

Provenance: Ir. J.A. Alma, Utrecht

Ferdinand-Gustaaf-Willem-Oldewelt-Idle-thoughts

Ferdinand Gustaaf Willem Oldewelt (1857-1935)

Idle thoughts

Signed

Oil on panel

24 x 18 cm

To be dated circa 1900

The artist, before he became Director of the Groningen Art Academy Minerva and teacher at the Rotterdam Academy, was trained by both first Allebe in Amsterdam and later by Karel Verlat in Antwerp. At a older age Oldewelt settled in Laren

His works are a.o. in Singer Laren, Museum Boymans van Beuningen, Rotterdam and in the collection of the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Carel Frans Phillippeau - A herdsman from Campania Italy

Carel Frans Phillippeau (1825-1897)

A herdsman from Campania, Italy

Signed with initial

Oil on paper on panel

30 x 17 cm

To be dated circa 1865

Jan Van Ravenswaay - Painter C.J.Bolt in his studio

Jan Van Ravenswaay (1789-1869)

The painter C.J.Bolt (1823-1879) in his studio

Signed and dated 1850

Oil on panel

27.5 x 22.5 cm

From a private collection

Piero Risari - Geometric abstract composition

Piero Risari (1926-1986)

Geometric abstract composition

Signed, dated and annotated Amsterdam ’74 opus 117 on the reverse

Acrylic on canvas

80 x 80 cm

Jacob Ritsema - The little anglers

Jacob Ritsema (1869-1943)

The little anglers

Signed, with title on a label on the reverse

Oil on canvas laid down on panel

27.5 x 34.5 cm

To be dated circa 1900

Charles Rochussen - Lion attack

Charles Rochussen (1814-1894)

Lion attack

Signed with monogram and dated ‘58

Oil on panel

23.5 x 34 cm

In an original frame

Willem Roelofs - Beaufort pres Diekirch Duche de Luxembourg

Willem Roelofs (1822-1897)

Beaufort pres Diekirch Duche de Luxembourg

Signed and inscribed with title on the reverse

Oil on canvas laid down on panel

26.5 x 41 cm

Literature: Marjan van Heteren and Robert-Jan te Rijdt, Willem Roelofs; de adem der natuur, 2006, p.42 ( illustrated) and cf. p.100, cat.no.7

Dorus Roovers - Symphony in Blue

Dorus Roovers (1897-1953)

Symphony in Blue

Signed, signed again and titled on an old label on the stretcher

Oil on canvas

85 x 100 cm

Probably painted 1939-1940

Kiba Takanobu - Stillife with a jug and playing cards on a table

Kiba Takanobu (fl. second half of the 20th century)

Stillife with a jug and playing cards on a table

Signed and signed again and dated 1965 on the reverse

Oil on canvas

90 x 73 cm

Exhibited: Salon des Independants, Paris, 1966

Ton van Tast - Spider in a web

Ton van Tast (Anton van der Valk, 1884-1975)

A spider

Signed and dated 1917

Oil on canvas laid down on panel

17.5 x 13 cm

Willem Bastiaan Tholen -  Snow fun: the Nieuwe Scheveningseweg, the Hague

Willem Bastiaan Tholen (1860-1931)

Snow fun: the Nieuwe Scheveningseweg, the Hague

Signed

Oil on canvas

73.5 x 103 cm

Provenance: Huinck and Scherjon, Amsterdam, inv. No. 1781

The Meentwijck Collection

Exhibited: Leiden, Museum de Lakenhal, Forty Winterlandscapes, January 1951, no. 23

Maurits van der Valk-In the garden

Maurits van der Valk (1857-1935)

In the garden

Signed

Oil on canvas

55 x 40 cm

A very comparable painting titled and illustrated “in den tuin “ is published in: Jan Kalff, Elsevier Geillustreerd Maandschrift, jaargang 17, deel 23, 1907, pp 79-80

Floris Verster - Farm in a landscape

Floris Verster (1861-1923)

Farm in a landscape

Signed

Oil on canvas laid down on panel

26 x 38 cm

Provenance: M. Verster-Bosch Reitz, Heemstede

Literature: Scherjon and Vogelaar cat no. 22, p.111

Exhibited: Leiden, Museum de Lakenhal, Floris Verster, 25 October 2002 - 3 March 2003, cat no.6

To be dated 1885

Hendrik Voogd - A Bull and a Dog in a Italianate Landscape

Hendrik Voogd (1768-1839)

A Bull and a Dog in a Italianate Landscape

Signed

Oil on canvas

46 x 36.5 cm

Provenance: Possibly from the collection of Princes Marianne van Oranje (1810-1883), who was an admirer of the artist; private collection, Germany

A very comparable but larger painting is in the collection of the Museum Booijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam. A preliminary drawing for this oil is in the Prentenkabinet Leiden, and a pencil drawing can be found in the Pushkin Museum, Moscow

Jacob Sybout ‘Jac’ de Vries - Vulture/Californian Condor

Jacob Sybout ‘Jac’ de Vries (1907-1970)

Vulture/Californian Condor

Signed

Oil on canvas

100 x 70 cm

Eduard Vuillard - Bouquet

Eduard Vuillard (1868-1940)

Bouquet

Stamped E. Vuillard, and dated ‘23

Oil on canvas laid down on plywood

26 x 14 cm

Provenance:
Artist’s studio, 1940
Sam and Marina Salz, New York
Kunsthandel E.J. van Wisselingh and Co., Amsterdam, inv.no. S 8930, 1978
Private Collection the Netherlands

Literature:
Antoine Salomon and Guy Cogeval, Vuillard, critical catalogue of paintings and pastels, Vol.III, Chapter XI, the hedonist and psychologist, p.1370 ( illustrated) ( 1918-1928), Milan, 2003

Nicolaas van der Waay-Summer evening at the Tolhuis terrace, Amsterdam

Nicolaas van der Waay (1855-1936)

Summer evening at the Tolhuis terrace, Amsterdam

Signed

Oil on canvas

66 x 105 cm

Circa 1890-91

We like to thank Dr Norbert Middelkoop, curator Amsterdam Museum, for his help in cataloguing this work

Maurice Wagemans - The painter Victor Simonin holding an ophicleide (Bastuba)

Maurice Wagemans (1877-1927)

The painter Victor Simonin holding an ophicleide (bastuba)

Signed

Oil on panel

65.5 x 34 cm

Exhibited: Elsene (Ixelles), Cercle royale, artistique et literaire, Retrospective Victor Simonin, 14 October - 2 November 1948, no. 122

Johannes Hendrik Weissenbruch - A Dutch Polderlandscape with a fisherman in a rowingboat

Johannes Hendrik Weissenbruch (1824-1903)

A Dutch Polderlandscape with a fisherman in a rowingboat

Signed

Oil on canvas

85 x 65 cm

Provenance:
Van Voorst van Beest Gallery, the Hague

Literature:
Willem Laanstra, Johan Hendrik Weissenbruch, 1992, O/90-1, p.130-131

Exhibited: Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Langs velden en wegen; de verbeelding van het landschap in de 18de en 19de eeuw, 28 November 1997-3 Maart 1998, p.326-327, cat. no. 101

Johan Hendrik Weissenbruch - Milking time

Johannes Hendrik Weissenbruch (1824-1903)

Milking time

Signed

Oil on canvas laid down on panel

21 x 30 cm

Isabel Weathersby - African Madonna

Isabel Weathersby (1900-1986)

African Madonna

Signed

Oil on cardboard

30.5 x 23 cm

The artist is from Little Rock, Arkansas

Anthonie Jacobus van Wijngaerdt-Avondschemering

Anthonie Jacobus van Wijngaerdt (1808-1882)

Avondschemering; Twilight

Signed, dated 1880, and inscribed with titel on the reverse

Oil on panel

8 x 5 cm

In an original period frame

Jan Wittenberg - Gourds and pumpkins

Jan Wittenberg (1886-1963)

Gourds and pumpkins

Signed and dated 1918

Oil on canvas

30 x 45 cm

Hendrik Jan Wolter-Ships in the harbour of Polperro, United Kingdom

Hendrik Jan Wolter (1873-1952)

Ships in the harbour of Polperro, United Kingdom

Indistinctly signed (lower right)

Oil on canvas

102 x 126.5 cm

Painted in 1932