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    Sale 7744

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art Day Sale

    8 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 166

    Circle of Jan Breughel II (Antwerp 1601-1678)

    A village scene with peasants conversing by a canal

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Jan Breughel II (Antwerp 1601-1678)
    A village scene with peasants conversing by a canal
    oil on copper
    10¾ x 13¾ in. (27.3 x 34.9 cm.)


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    This composition is based on Jan Breughel the Elder's Dorfstrasse mit Kanal, on loan to the National Gallery of Art, Washington (K. Ertz, Jan Brueghel der Ältere. Die Gemälde, DuMont, 1979, p. 216, fig. 266).

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A FAMILY TRUST (LOTS 144 AND 166)