Flemish School early 17th century - Hilly Landscape with Carts and Peasants on a Sandy Path

Flemish School early 17th century - Hilly Landscape with Carts and Peasants on a Sandy Path - image-1
Flemish School early 17th century - Hilly Landscape with Carts and Peasants on a Sandy Path - image-1

Flemish School early 17th century

Hilly Landscape with Carts and Peasants on a Sandy Path
around 1600

Oil on copper panel. 8.7 x 13 cm.
Monogrammed lower left: I [?].

The author of this small, finely painted landscape on copper was clearly inspired by the work of Jan Breughel the Elder as well as by Peter Paul Ruben's painting "The Stalled Carriage" from 1610 (State Hermitage, Saint Petersburg). An infrared photography of this work is available.

Provenance

Collection of Konstantin Somonov & Alexander Benois, St. Petersburg. – Private collection, Berlin. – Auctioned by Christie’s, Amsterdam, 15th-16th November 2016, lot 95 (as Circle of Jan Breughel I).

Lot 2023 Dα

Estimate:
15.000 € - 20.000 €

Result:
18.750 €