Attributed to Vincent Laurensz van der Vinne

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Attributed to Vincent Laurensz van der Vinne
Landscape with the Ruined Castle of Brederode
Black and red chalk, with accents in oily black chalk, on paper; traces of framing line in black ink along lower edge.
12 1/16 x 20 1/8 inches (307 x 511 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
I, 140

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Inscribed at lower left margin, partially trimmed, in black chalk, "Berghem". Inscribed on verso, at upper left corner, in graphite, "Breederoode"; in another hand, in black chalk, at lower center, "Ruins of the Castle of Brederode", and at lower right, "Berghem / Mr ["r" in superscript] Peels is by Hobema".

Valerius Röver (1686-1739), Delft (his number "23 / 45" in graphite on the verso; Lugt S. 2984a-c); his widow, Cornelia Röver-van der Dussen (1689-1762), Delft; Jonkheer Johann Goll van Franckenstein the Elder (1722-85), Amsterdam; Jonkheer Johan Goll van Franckenstein the Younger (1756-1821), Amsterdam (his "N 2884" in red ink on the verso; Lugt 2987); Jonkheer Pieter Hendrick Goll van Franckenstein (1787-1832), Amsterdam; his sale, Amsterdam, de Vries...Roos, 1 July 1833, possibly part of Album L, lot 9; Sir Charles Greville (1762-1832), English officer (Lugt 549); George Guy Greville, 4th Earl of Warwick (1818-93), Warwick Castle (Lugt 2600); his sale, London, Christie's, 20-21 May 1896, lot 30; Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.
Associated names: 

Berchem, Nicolaas Pietersz, 1620-1683, Formerly attributed to.
Röver, Valerius, 1686-1739, former owner.
Röver-van der Dussen, Cornelia, 1689-1762, former owner.
Goll van Franckenstein, J. (Johann), 1722-1785, former owner.
Goll van Franckenstein, Johan, 1756-1821, former owner.
Goll van Franckenstein, Pieter Hendrik, 1787-1832, former owner.
Greville, Charles, 1762-1832, former owner.
Warwick, George Guy Greville, Earl of, 1818-1893, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.


Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, I, 140, repr. (as Berchem).
Stampfle, Felice. Rubens and Rembrandt in Their Century : Flemish and Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century from The Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1979, no. 103, repr. (as formerly attributed to Berchem; perhaps by Laurens van der Vinne).
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 320.