Jan Wijnants and Adriaen van de Velde

Wooded Evening Landscape



Jan Wijnants and Adriaen van de Velde - Wooded Evening Landscape

Provenance

Graf von Stadion, Vienna
Jean Baptiste Baron Puthon (1773-1839), Vienna
his deceased sale, Vienna, Artaria & Co, 1840
there acquired by E. Netscher, Rotterdam
from whom acquired by Leonardus Pieter Klerk de Reus, The Hague, by 1842
Baron Anselm von Rothschild (1803-1874), Frankfurt-am-Main and Vienna (acquired from the above in 1845 through the agency of Moritz Daniel Oppenheim and the dealer E. Netscher as part of a group of 35 paintings
thence by descent to Baron Nathaniel von Rothschild (1836-1905), Vienna, until at least 1903
thence by inheritance to his brother, Baron Albert von Rothschild (1844-1911), 1905
thence by descent to Baron Alphonse Mayer von Rothschild (1878-1942), 1911
confiscated from the above, 13 March 1938 (inv. no. AR 867) and allocated for the Kunstmuseum Linz
Munich Central Collecting Point
repatriated to the Austrian government, and restituted to Baroness Clarice von Rothschild, 30 November 1947
selected as a donation to the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna (inv. 9100), 1948
restored to the Rothschild family, March 1999
their sale, London, Christie's, 8 July 1999, nr. 218
there acquired by the present collector for $3,600,467
Sale Sotheby's, New York, 1 February 2018, nr. 45

Jan Wijnants and Adriaen van de Velde
Wooded Evening Landscape
152 x 191.1 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed with initials lower left: J. W.
Sale Sotheby's, New York, 1 February 2018