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    Sale 2769

    Old Master Pictures and Drawings

    14 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 196

    Follower of Frans Snijders

    A wolf in a rocky landscape

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Follower of Frans Snijders
    A wolf in a rocky landscape
    oil on canvas
    167.2 x 125.5 cm.


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    Provenance

    Count A. and V. Bloudoff, St. Petersburg; F. Muller, Amsterdam, 25 November 1924, lot 109, as Paulus Potter.


    Literature

    H.-J. Raupp, Stilleben und Tierstücke, Münster, 2004, V, pp. 110-3, no. 20, illustrated, as attributed to Jan Fyt.


    Exhibited

    Münster, Westfälisches Landesmuseum, 1983-4, on loan.
    Paderborn, Städtische Galerie in der Reithalle Schloss Neuhaus, Jagdbeute auf Marmorplatte- Niederländische Stilleben und Tierstücke des 17. Jahrhunderts, 10 September 2004-23 January 2005.
    Bielefeld, Galerie Bastian, Das Tier in der Kunst, 30 May-30 August 2007.