Soldiers plundering a village with horse-drawn wagons, near a draw-well in the foreground. A burning church on the left.
Haarlem 1608 – 1689 Den Haag
Oil on canvas 79,5 x 114 cm.
With Lesley Hand, before 1969
William Delmege, by whom sold Sotheby’s London, 26-3-1969, to Frost and Reed.
With Frost and Reed, London
Anonymous sale, Sotheby’s London,6-12-1972, lot 92 all the above as by Esaias van de Velde, with the fire painted out) to the J.Paul Getty Museum, 72 PA.26
Pieter Post was the elder brother of Frans Post