Philips Wouwerman

1619 - Haarlem - 1668

A Winter Landscape with Skaters and 'Kolf' Players

Signed in monogram, lower right: PHW (PH in ligature)
Oil on panel, 9⅛ x 11¾ ins. (23.2 x 29.8 cm)
Framed: 14 x 16¼ ins. (35 x 41 cm)


Provenance

Jan Jansz Gildemeester (1744-1799), Agent and Consul General of Portugal
His sale, Philippe van der Schley, Amsterdam, 11 June 1800, lot 271 (215 guilders)
Purchased in the above sale Peter Caesar Labouchère (1772-1839), Amsterdam & England
English collection, 1889
Sale, A. Mak van Waay, Amsterdam, 9 May 1919, lot 93 (illustrated)
With Duits, Amsterdam, March 1933
Private collection, Bronx, New York, until 2024
Anon. sale, Clarke Auctioneers, New York, 15 January 2024, lot 69


Literature

C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century, II, London, 1908, p. 634, no. 1141.
B. Schumacher, Philips Wouwerman (1619-1668): The Horse Painter of the Golden Age, Doornspijk, 2006, I, p. 374, no. A524 (as whereabouts unknown) 


Exhibited

Leeds, Municipal Art Gallery, Loan Collection of Works by the “Old Masters”, 1889 (according to a label on the verso)