Esaias van de Velde
Amsterdam 1587 - The Hague 1630
Landscape with an Ambush ona country Road in the Dunes; Landscape with a Cowherd watering his Cattle.
A Pair, both Oil on Panel, circular, Diameter: 10.6 and 11.4 cm
The former Signed and Dated lower right: E.V .Velde / 1625
The latter Signed and Dated lower left: E.V .Velde 1625
Wilhelm Gumprecht, Berlin;
Theodor Stroefer (1843–1927), Nuremberg;
His sale, Munich, Julius Böhler, 28 October 1937, lots 109 and 110, for DM 1900;
With Kunsthandel P. de Boer, Amsterdam;
Anonymous sale, Amsterdam, Christie's, 4 May 1999, lot 92;
With Dr A. Wieg Fine Art, Amsterdam;
Mr and Mrs Barge-Dreesmann, Brasschaat;
Thence by descent to the present owners.
G.S. Keyes, Esaias van den Velde 1587–1630, Doornspijk 1984, p. 134, no. 58, reproduced pl. 400, and p. 160, no. 154, reproduced pl. 401 (incorrectly as tondos set into square panels).