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    Sale 2818

    EUROPEAN NOBLE AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 456

    Follower of Paul De Vos

    Hounds attacking a deer in a hilly landscape, a hunters couple on horseback nearby

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    Follower of Paul De Vos
    Hounds attacking a deer in a hilly landscape, a hunters couple on horseback nearby
    oil on canvas
    82.7 x 134.8 cm.
    inscribed with various inventory numbers on the reverse and with stamp 'Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden'


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    Provenance

    Royal Saxonian Household, possibly Jagdschloss Moritzburg, 1918 (Garde Meuble-no. VI 50).
    Verein Haus Wettin, 1924, (no. VI/17), at Jagdschloss Moritzburg, 1928.
    Confiscated at Jagdschloss Moritzburg, May-September 1945.
    In storage at Schloss Moritzburg, 1950s, (inv. Mo 2213).
    Restituted to the former Royal House of Wettin by the Freistaat Sachsen, 26 November 1999.
    Royal House of Wettin from whom purchased by the present owner.