This drawing is part of a group of 508 drawings from the Koenigs Collection, which was sold in the fall of 1940 by D.G. van Beuningen to Dr. Hans Posse, Hitler's Sonderbeauftragter Linz. This transaction was in violation of Dutch laws and international agreements. See the publication by Albert J. Elen, Missing Old Master Drawings from the Franz Koenigs Collection claimed by the State of The Netherlands, Den Haag 1989
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|Title||Peasant Dwelling on a canal|
|Material and technique||Pen and brown ink, grey wash|
Drawing > Two-dimensional object > Art object
|Accession number||R 3 (PK)|
|Credits||Missing since World War II, see cat. Missing Old Master Drawings from the Franz Koenigs Collection claimed by the State of the Netherlands, The Hague 1989|
|Department||Drawings & Prints (Pushkin claim)|
|Creation date||in circa 1650-1675|
|Collector||Collector / Franz Koenigs|
All about the artist
Amsterdam 1619 - Amsterdam 1688
Philips Koninck was probably one of Rembrandt's pupils before he specialised in landscapes. He learnt this specialisation from his elder brother Jacob. Philips...Bekijk het volledige profiel