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    Sale 2802

    Old Master Pictures

    10 November 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 75

    Monogrammist JHV (active in Holland c. 1650-75)

    A 'Roemer' of white wine, a plate with a crab, a porcelain vase and bowl with fruit, bowls with berries and a partially pealed lemon

    Price Realised  

    Monogrammist JHV (active in Holland c. 1650-75)
    A 'Roemer' of white wine, a plate with a crab, a porcelain vase and bowl with fruit, bowls with berries and a partially pealed lemon
    oil on panel
    58 x 82.4 cm.


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    We are grateful to Mr Fred Meijer of the RKD for confirming the attribution to the artist after inspection of the original (verbal communication, 26 August 2008). He compares the present lot to the picture in the Museum Bredius, The Hague, dated 1664 (no. 77-1946).

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    Provenance

    In the family of the present owners since the 1950s.