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    Sale 2788

    Old Master Pictures

    6 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 162

    Anthonie Palamedesz. (Delft 1601-1673 Amsterdam)

    An elegant company making merry in an interior

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Anthonie Palamedesz. (Delft 1601-1673 Amsterdam)
    An elegant company making merry in an interior
    signed 'Palamedes' (lower left)
    oil on panel
    33.5 x 44.2 cm.


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    Provenance

    with Asscher & Welcker, London.
    with J. Goudstikker N.V, Amsterdam, 1919, no. 362.
    Looted by the Nazi authorities, Amsterdam, July 1940.
    with Alois Miedl, Gallery formerly known as J. Goudstikker N.V, Amsterdam.
    Anonymous sale; H. W. Lange, Berlin, 12 March 1941, lot 74.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 12 June 1990, lot 216.
    Anonymous sale; Dorotheum, Vienna, 6 June 1991, lot 89.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 9 July 1993, lot 170.
    with R. Noortman, Maastricht.
    with D. Alazraki, New York.
    Restituted in May 2006 to the heirs of J. Goudstikker.


    Exhibited

    Possibly The Hague, Gemeentemuseum, 1936.