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    Sale 2249

    The Scholars Eye: Property from the Julius Held Collection Part II

    30 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 336

    Philippe de Witte (Moorslede 1802-1876 Courtrai)

    A blind beggar with two young boys, one with a hurdy-gurdy

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    Philippe de Witte (Moorslede 1802-1876 Courtrai)
    A blind beggar with two young boys, one with a hurdy-gurdy
    signed 'DeWitte'
    traces of pencil, pen and black ink, grey wash heightened with white on buff paper
    9¼ x 7¼ in. (234 x 186 mm.)


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    A study for his painting The beggar family at Courtrai.