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    Sale 7575

    Old Master and British Pictures

    25 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 31

    Adriaen de Gryef (Antwerp c. 1670-1715 Brussels)

    A hound guarding dead game birds, a stag and a hare, with huntsmen in a landscape; and Hounds with a dead swan, hare and a boar, with huntsmen in a landscape

    Price Realised  

    Adriaen de Gryef (Antwerp c. 1670-1715 Brussels)
    A hound guarding dead game birds, a stag and a hare, with huntsmen in a landscape; and Hounds with a dead swan, hare and a boar, with huntsmen in a landscape
    the first signed 'ADGrÿf.fe' ('ADG' in monogram, lower right); the second signed with monogram 'ADG' (lower centre)
    oil on copper
    13 x 16 in. (33 x 40.6 cm.)
    in early 19th century composite frames (with the label of Smyth, Picture Frame Maker to His Majesty, on the reverse)
    a pair (2)


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    Provenance

    By descent in the family of the present owner probably since the 19th century.