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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 140

    Attributed to Peter van Boucle (Antwerp c. 1610-1673 Paris)

    Roosters fighting in a landscape

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Attributed to Peter van Boucle (Antwerp c. 1610-1673 Paris)
    Roosters fighting in a landscape
    oil on canvas
    93.8 x 123.6 cm.


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    We are grateful to Mr. Fred Meijer of the RKD, The Hague, for suggesting an attribution to Peter van Boucle on the basis of a photograph (verbal communication, 13 February 2008).

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    Provenance

    Possibly Graf Starhemberg, from whom acquired by Prince Johannes I of Liechtenstein, 1808.
    Schloss Eisgrub, Lednice, 1942.
    Schloss Moosham, Salzburg, 1944.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1945.