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A Southern Harbour Scene
  • Attributed to Jan Weenix (1642 - 1719)
  • A Southern Harbour Scene
  • Netherlands
  • c. 1664 - c. 1665
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 28.5 x 23.4 cm
  • Signature: 'Weenix' Could be signature or inscription
  • P146
  • East Galleries III
Further Reading
  • This painting was thought to be by Weenix’s father, Jan Baptist Weenix, until 1948. However, the tight execution suggests a comparison with the work of Jan Weenix, who painted several comparable port scenes c. 1664-5.