• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 2282

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings, & Watercolors

    27 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 329

    After Peter Huys

    The Bagpipe Player

    Price Realised  

    After Peter Huys
    The Bagpipe Player
    oil on panel, unframed
    21 5/8 x 31 1/8 in. (55 x 79 cm.)


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    The original by Huys is in the Gemäldegalerie, Berlin.

    Provenance

    Mr. and Mrs. E. Raymond Field, by whom gifted to the
    Detroit Institute of Arts, 1937.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot will be sold with a frame.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND


    Literature

    E.P. Richardson, ed., The Detroit Institute of Arts Catalogue of Paintings, Detroit, 1944, p. 65, no. 574, as 'Pieter Huys'.