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    Sale 2802

    Old Master Pictures

    10 November 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 63

    Joost Cornelisz. Droochsloot (Utrecht 1585/6-1666)

    A town with numerous figures gathered in a street

    Price Realised  

    Joost Cornelisz. Droochsloot (Utrecht 1585/6-1666)
    A town with numerous figures gathered in a street
    with initials 'JC· DS· fe' (JC linked and DS linked, lower left)
    oil on panel
    50.3 x 74.2 cm.


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 19 November 1937, lot 5.
    Anonymous sale; Loth Gijselman, Amsterdam, 4 November 1992, lot 1687 (Dfl. 105,000).