Artist Job Adriaensz Berckheyde, Dutch, 1630-1693
  • Interior of the Grote Kerk, Haarlem
Date 1676
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 40 1/2 × 34 3/8 inches (102.9 × 87.3 cm)
Framed: 53 5/8 × 46 5/8 × 3 inches (136.2 × 118.4 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of N. Katz
Accession Number 37.73
Department European Painting
On View Dutch Golden Age S380, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed at left on column: J. Berckheyde 1676
Etienne Le Roy (Brussels, Belgium);
William Tilden Blodgett (New York, New York, USA);
April 27, 1876, sold by (Kurtz Gallery, Chickering Hall, New York, New York, USA) auction W.T. Blodgett, lot 17 [as Job and Gerrit Berckeyde];
1936, (Julius Weitzner, New York, New York, USA);
D. Katz (Dieren, Netherlands);
1937-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
A Selection of Paintings. Sales cat., Julius H. Weitzner, Inc. New York, 1936, cat. 14 (ill.).

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