Jan Asselijn

View of the Ponte Rotto, Rome



Jan Asselijn - View of the Ponte Rotto, Rome

Provenance

Christopher Batt, London
His sale, Christie's, London, April 14-15, 1756, nr. 66
Acquired at the above sale by Lord Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt (1714-1777), Nuneham Park, Oxfordshire
George Simon Harcourt, 2nd Earl Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt (1736-1809)
William Harcourt, 3rd and last Earl Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt (1742/3-1830)
Thence via the marriage of his great aunt, Martha (1715-1794) to George Vernon, later Venables-Vernon, 1st Lord Vernon, Baron of Kinderton (1709/10-1780), to their second son, Edward Venables-Vernon (1757-1847), created Vernon Harcourt by Royal licence on inheriting the Harcourt Estates in 1830
George Granville Vernon-Harcourt, later Harcourt of Nuneham Courtenay (1785-1861)
Rev. William Vernon-Harcourt, later Harcourt (1789-1871)
Edward William Harcourt of Nuneham Courtenay and Stanton Harcourt (1825-1891)
Aubrey Harcourt, of Nuneham Park and Stanton Harcourt (1852-1904)
Sir William George Granville Venables Vernon Harcourt (1827-1904)
Lewis Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt and Baron Nuneham of Nuneham-Courtenay (1863-1922)
William Edward Harcourt, 2nd Viscount Harcourt (1908-1979)
His sale, Christie's, London, June 11, 1948, nr. 90 (bt. Mallet for Hearst)
William Randolph Hearst, New York and Los Angeles, until 1949
Gift of William Randolph Hearst to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1949 (acc. no. 49.17.7)
Sale Sotheby's New York, January 28, 2010, nr. 159

Other works by Jan Asselijn


Jan Asselijn Frozen canal
Frozen canal
c. 1648

Jan Asselijn Landscape with Tower
Landscape with Tower

Jan Asselijn Winter landscape with huntsmen on a bridge
Winter landscape with huntsmen on a bridge
c. 1647

Jan Asselijn The threatened swan
The threatened swan
c. 1650

Jan Asselijn
View of the Ponte Rotto, Rome
1652
136.5 x 171.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed with monogram and dated lower left, on the crate: 1652 / JA
Sale Sotheby's New York, January 28, 2010