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    Sale 7448

    Old Master and British Pictures

    7 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 121

    Attributed to Jacob Jordaens (Antwerp 1593-1678)

    Study of a cat

    Price Realised  

    Attributed to Jacob Jordaens (Antwerp 1593-1678)
    Study of a cat
    oil on paper, laid down on card
    6¼ x 4 5/8 in. (15.8 x 11.5 cm.)


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    Cats were a favourite motif in Jacob Jordaens's oeuvre. A cat with similar markings was painted by Jordaens in, for example, his Satyr and Peasant of circa 1620, in the Staatliche Gemäldegalerie, Kassel.

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