25 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 14,900
Peter Frans Casteels (Antwerp, active 1690-in or after 1697)
Roses, daffodils, peonies, lilies, a tulip, chrysanthemums and other flowers in a sculpted urn on a stone plinth
signed 'P Casteels f.' (lower right, on the plinth)
oil on canvas
46 x 35¼ in. (116.8 x 89.5 cm.)
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We are grateful to Fred Meijer of the RKD, The Hague, for confirming the attribution after inspection of the original.
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Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 11 December 1984, lot 8, as Pieter Casteels.