Artist Gerrit Adriaensz. Berckheyde, Dutch, 1638-1698
  • View of the Grote Kerk in Haarlem
Date 1695
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 19 5/8 × 16 3/4 inches (49.8 × 42.5 cm)
Framed: 26 3/4 × 23 5/8 × 2 1/2 inches (67.9 × 60 × 6.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of James E. Scripps
Accession Number 89.30
Department European Painting
On View Dutch Golden Age S380, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, lower left: Gerrit Berckheyde f. 1695
Collection Corbett-Winder (Vaynor Park, Berriew, Wales);
April 6, 1889, auction (Christie's, London, England) lot 43;
James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1889-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Detroit Museum of Art, Catalogue of the Scripps Collection. Detroit, 1889, p. 60, no. 72. [as Gerard Berkheyden]

Detroit Museum of Art, Handbook of Paintings by the Old Masters. Detroit, 1910, p. 43, no. 62.

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