• Old Masters & 19th Century Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5859

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art

    28 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 62

    Elias Vonck (Amsterdam 1605-1652)

    A swan, a peacock, a hare, a canary and other fowl on a partly-draped ledge, with a hound

    Price Realised  

    Elias Vonck (Amsterdam 1605-1652)
    A swan, a peacock, a hare, a canary and other fowl on a partly-draped ledge, with a hound
    signed 'Elias Vonck. fe...' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    50½ x 65¼ in. (128.3 x 165.8 cm.)


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    For a similar composition, see the artist's work in the Bayerischen Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Munich (see S.A. Sullivan, The Dutch Gamepiece, 1984, fig.42).

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, Amsterdam, 3 May 1999, lot 105.