29 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
Flemish School, 17th Century
A kitchen maid with a cabbage, artichokes, a marrow, dead birds, a hare and a calf's head
signed with initials 'D H' (lower left)
oil on panel
32½ x 47 in. (82.6 x 119.5 cm.)
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It has been suggested that this picture may be attributable to the Monogrammist 'DVH', 17th Century.
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