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    Sale 2802

    Old Master Pictures

    10 November 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 99

    Hendrick Mommers (Haarlem c. 1623 - after 1665 Amsterdam)

    A peasant girl spinning with two shepherds watching

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Hendrick Mommers (Haarlem c. 1623 - after 1665 Amsterdam)
    A peasant girl spinning with two shepherds watching
    signed 'HMommers' (HM linked, lower left)
    oil on canvas
    67.3 x 56.2 cm.
    with remains of a collector's wax seal on the reverse


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 8 December 1995, lot 224, where bought by the present owner.