9 July 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 16,250
Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000
Baldassare de Caro (Italian, active first half of the 18th Century)
Still life with dowitcher, hoopoe, woodpecker, yellowhammer and other game birds, a hunting bag and a gun, on a forest floor
signed 'DCaro' (lower right)
oil on canvas
29 1/8 x 40 in. (74 x 101.6 cm.)
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