This painting depicts the village of Volendam. It was painted from sketches executed on the island of Marken in 1875. Clausen depicted the protestant church of Monnickendam , but the inhabitants of the town were all Catholics, making the painting quite contradictory.
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bequeathed by the executors of the estate of Mr Henry Hirsch, 1906