• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 5860

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours

    11 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 55

    Circle of Willem van Mieris (Leiden 1662-1747)

    The Poulterer

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Willem van Mieris (Leiden 1662-1747)
    The Poulterer
    oil on panel
    12¾ x 10½ in. (32.5 x 26.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Possibly Arend van der Werff van Zuidland, Dordrecht; (+) sale, Versteegh, Dordrecht, 31 July 1811, lot 66 (to Maurits Croese).
    Duc de Berry, Paris.
    with Messrs. Smith, London.
    Baron A. de Rothschild, by 1842.


    Literature

    O. Naumann, Frans van Mieris the Elder, Doornspijk, 1981, pp. 147-148, possibly no. C34.