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Dionys van Dongen (1748 - 1819)

Lot 71: Dionys van Dongen (Dordrecht 1748-1819 Rotterdam)

Christie's

September 1, 2005
Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Description

Three cows resting in a wooded landscape, sailing vessels in the distance; and Three bulls in a stormy landscape, a town in the distance
the first signed 'D.v Dongen. F' (lower right); the second signed 'D v Dongen' (lower left)
oil on panel
39.4 x 48.3 cm.
a pair (2)

Artist or Maker

Dionys van Dongen (Dordrecht 1748-1819 Rotterdam)

Notes

Although no prototypes have been traced, both pictures appear to have been inspired by paintings and drawings of Paulus Potter.

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September 1, 2005, 12:00 AM EST

Amsterdam, Netherlands