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painting of winter scene, people gathering winter fuel

Andreas Schelfhout (1787 - 1870)

Gathering Winter Fuel

Size: 14" x 16" (35 x 40cms)

Oil on canvas, laid on panel, signed lower left.

Provenance - Omell Galleries, 22 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1

Provenance - Purchased from above in January, 1957 and then by family descent

Price - will be given on request

Andreas Schelfhout was a forerunner of the Hague School and became one of the most influential Dutch landscape artists of his century with his paintings of winter canal scenes and skaters. His paintings are held by many museums throughout the world including The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The National Gallery in London and The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.