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    Sale 2788

    Old Master Pictures

    6 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 156

    Circle of David Teniers II (Antwerp 1610-1690 Brussels)

    A peasant woman cutting meat in a kitchen, figures conversing near a fireplace beyond

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of David Teniers II (Antwerp 1610-1690 Brussels)
    A peasant woman cutting meat in a kitchen, figures conversing near a fireplace beyond
    with signature 'D. TENIERS. F.' (lower right) and date '1651' (centre right)
    oil on canvas
    67.3 x 81.3 cm.


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    A similar composition with an added slaughtered ox by David Teniers is in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

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    Provenance

    with Sedelmeyer, Paris (according to a wax seal on reverse).