Aelbert Cuyp

The Maas at Dordrecht in a storm


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Aelbert Cuyp - The Maas at Dordrecht in a storm
Literature
HdG 636

Neil MacLaren, revised and expanded by Christopher Brown, The Dutch school, 1600-1900, London, 1991, pp. 95-96, plate 82

Ivan Gaskell, Seventeenth century Dutch and Flemish painting, London, 1990, p. 315, fig. 2


Exhibitions
2001 Aelbert Cuyp, Nr. 18
Provenance
possibly the Earl of Halifax sale, London, 19 April 1782 (`View of Dordrecht in a Storm': sold to Nisbet for 67)
Bryan sale, London, 17-18 May 1798, nr. 1798, 'Cuyp: Thunderstorm: a grand and sublime effort of this great artist'
probably in the Baring collection, from which acquired by the Prince Regent
sent from Carlton House to Christie's on 26 May 1814
Anon. sale (Prince of Wales), Christie's, 29 June 1814, nr. 56, bought by Norton
said to have been in the collection of F. Jorden, on whose death in 1844 it was sold to T. Barber
T. Barber sale, Christie's, 5 May 1862, nr. 54
purchased by Peacock, from whose family bought by P. and D. Colnaghi
purchased from Colnaghi's by W.C. Alexander, 10 April 1886
passed by descent to the Misses Rachel F. and Jean I. Alexander
National Gallery, London, Alexander Gift, 1972
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External links
National Gallery, London Accession number NG6405
Other works by Aelbert Cuyp
Aelbert Cuyp - River landscape with horseman and peasants
Aelbert Cuyp - Landscape with a view of the Valkhof, Nijmegen
Aelbert Cuyp - River landscape with cows
Jacob and Aelbert Cuyp - Portrait of a family in a landscape
River landscape with horseman and peasants
c. 1660
Landscape with a view of the Valkhof, Nijmegen
late 1650s
River landscape with cows
c. 1648-50
Portrait of a family in a landscape
1641
 
Aelbert Cuyp
The Maas at Dordrecht in a storm
c. 1648-50
49.8 x 74.4 cm
Oil on panel
Signed, bottom right: A. cp
The National Gallery, London