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THE JEWISH CEMETERY
Jacob Isaaksz van Ruisdael(Dutch, 1628-1682)
- c. 1654/1655
- Oil on canvas
- 56 x 74 1/2 in. ( 142.2 x 189.2 cm) Framed: 67 3/4 x 85 1/8 x 5 1/2 in. (172.09 x 216.2 x 14.0 cm)
- European Painting
- Gift of Julius H. Haass in memory of his brother Dr. Ernest W. Haass
- Accession No.
- Possibly Amsterdam auction (Beukelaar) 16 Sept., 1739, lot 88 (bought for fl. 11.10); Probably Amsterdam, auction, (Posthumus) 9 May, 1770, lot 2; Amsterdam, auction Pieter Locquet (van der Schley. . . Yver) 22 Sept., 1783, lot 315 (bought by Vallens for fl. 40); Paris, auction M. Marin (Lebrun) 22 March, 1790, lot 124 (bought by Lebrun for frs. 2000); Paris, auction Lebrun (G. J. Constantin) 15 January 1794, lot 14 (communication of 27/12/2004 from B. Fredericksen); Possibly Paris, Collection (Féréol) Bonnemaison (sometime after 1796); Paris, auction 1802 (sold for frs. 3,203); London, Collection Christian William Huygens, (acquired ca. 1815 from a Parisian banker for frs. 20,000); London, Collection George Gillow (also cited as Gillows) (acquired from Huygens); London, Collection Michael Zachary (acquired from Gillows's executers); London, auction M. M. Zachary (Phillips) 31 May, 1828, lot 51 (sold for 913-10-00); London, Collection Davis Mackintosh (1835); London, Anthony Reyre (dealer--ca. 1920, by whom sold to Romford); London, auction Romford (Christie's), 30 April, 1924, lot 353; Berlin, Leo Blumenreich & Frantz M. Zatzenstein (dealers--1925); Berlin, Galerie Matthiesen (dealer); Detroit, Collection Julius H. Haass, by whom presented to the DIA in 1926.
- canvas, oil, religion, judaism, landscape, allegory
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