The Interior of the Oude Kerk, Delft, with a View to the Organ Loft from the Southern Aisle

Oil on Panel
26 3/16 x 20 11/16 inches, 66.5 x 52.5 cm
Provenance: 

Edmond Huybrecht, Antwerp;His deceased sale, Antwerp, Le Roy, 12 May 1902, lot 143;Dr. and Mrs Leon Lilienfeld, Vienna and New York;Her deceased sale, New York, Sotheby's, Parke-Bernet, 17 May 1972, lot 21 (as Abraham van Calraet) for $10,000 to Rare Art;Private Collection, Connecticut, U.S.A.

Literature: 

G. Glück, Niederländische Gemälde aus der Sammlung des Herrn Dr. Leon Lilienfeld in Wien, Vienna 1917, no. 79 (as Emanuel de Witte);H. Janzten, Das Niederlandische Architekturbild, Leipzig 1910, p. 176, cat. no. 644 (as Emanuel de Witte);I. Manke, Emanuel de Witte 1617-1692, Amsterdam 1963, p. 133, cat. no. 264 (as “surely Hendrick van Vliet”);W.A. Liedtke, Architectural Paintings in Delft, Doornspijk 1982, pp. 107, 114, Appendix II: no. 71a and no. 231; p. 129, Appendix V: no. 120 (as Hendrick van Vliet).