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    Sale 11973

    Old Master and British Paintings Evening Sale

    7 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 28

    Luis Meléndez (Naples 1716-1780 Madrid)

    Grapes and plums on a plate, with pears and a glass bottle on a wooden ledge

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    Luis Meléndez (Naples 1716-1780 Madrid)
    Grapes and plums on a plate, with pears and a glass bottle on a wooden ledge
    oil on canvas
    15 7/8 x 13 7/8 in. (40.3 x 35.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Spain.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF LADY


    Literature

    P. Cherry, In the presence of things: Four centuries of European still-life painting. Part One: 17th-18th Centuries, and A perspectiva das coisas: a natureza-morta na Europa, exhibition catalogues, Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon, 2010, p. 108, fig. 91.