International Art

November 2328, 2019
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LOT 331

Lot 331

Johannes Bosboom (1817-1891)

Johannes Bosboom (1817-1891)
Lot 331 Details
Johannes Bosboom (1817-1891), Dutch


Watercolour on paper; signed with initials "J.B" lower right
Sheet sight 8 x 5.5 in — 20.3 x 13.9 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Johannes Bosboom (1817-1891)
  • Johannes Bosboom (1817-1891)
  • Johannes Bosboom (1817-1891)

Former collection of C.W. Kraushaar;
E.J. Wisselingh and Co., Amsterdam as "Interior with Figures", No. 5182 label verso backing;
Sold by the firm to Mr. J.D. Patterson, Woodstock (1929);
Sold Waddington's, Toronto, in 1975;
From whom purchased by the present Private Collection, Markham, ON


Martha H. Hurdalek, Exhibition catalogue: Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto: "The Hague School: Collecting in Canada at the Turn of the Century", May 7 - June 26, 1983, Cat. No. 9, p. 31, illustrated


The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto in "The Hague School: Collecting in Canada at the Turn of the Century", May 7 - June 26, 1983, Cat. No. 9, p. 31, illustrated, as 'Interior of a House 1860s' while with the same Private Collection, formerly of Toronto


The catalogue states: "Another view of this room with a different figural arrangement is known; it depicts a man and woman at a round table in the corner with a cat in front of them. On the left side is a door and a bench; on the right, the small wall arrangement with an open door. Exh.: Larensche Kunsthandel, Amsterdam (1917); Literature: Marius-Martin (1917), p. 139. Another example is a cottage interior sold at Sotheby's, London (June 24, 1981)"


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LOT 331

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