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    Sale 1961

    Old Master And 19th Century Drawings

    24 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 143

    Pieter Molijn (London 1595-1661 Haarlem)

    Travelers on a road along a stream, a village beyond

    Price Realised  

    Pieter Molijn (London 1595-1661 Haarlem)
    Travelers on a road along a stream, a village beyond
    indistinctly signed (?)
    black chalk, grey wash, black chalk framing lines, fragmentary watermark Vrijheit
    6 x 7 7/8 in. (152 x 200 mm.)


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    Provenance

    George Smith, according to an inscription on the verso.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 15 November 1993, lot 72, where acquired by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 23, 60, 73, 91, 131, 142, 143, 146 AND 151)


    Literature

    H.-U. Beck, Pieter Molyn 1595-1661: Katalog der Handzeichnungen, Doornspijk, 1998, p. 179, no. 384.