• Old Master and 19th Century Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 2829

    Old Master and 19th Century Art

    13 October 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 7

    Hendrick Martensz. Sorgh (Rotterdam c. 1610-1670)

    Boors drinking and smoking in a tavern

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Hendrick Martensz. Sorgh (Rotterdam c. 1610-1670)
    Boors drinking and smoking in a tavern
    signed 'HM Sorgh.' (HM linked, lower right)
    oil on panel
    35.6 x 45.5 cm.
    with old inventory number '493' on the reverse


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    Provenance

    Dr. Schiefer, Amsterdam.
    I. Hellberg, Stockholm, 1938.
    Anonymous sale; Lempertz, Cologne, 5 May 1960, lot 121.


    Literature

    E.B. Berger, M.J. Friedländer, C.G. Laurin, Alte Gemälde aus der Sammlung Ivar Hellberg, Stockholm, Malmö, 1938.