2 December 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 938
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
Circle of Herman van Swanevelt (Woerden 1600-1655 Paris)
A wooded landscape with a farm
with inscription '39'
red chalk, pen and brown ink, brown and grey wash
6 x 8¼ in. (150 x 208 mm.)
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