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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 211

    Petrus Kiers (Dutch, 1807-1875)

    A family gathered around a lamplit table

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    Petrus Kiers (Dutch, 1807-1875)
    A family gathered around a lamplit table
    Signed and dated 'P. Kiers fect Amsterdam/1854' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    24¼ x 28¾ in. (61.5 x 73 cm.)


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    A student of the Royal Academy of Arts in Amsterdam, Keirs excelled at painting interiors lit by candlight and landscapes by moonlight. He was married to the genre painter, Elisabeth Alida Haanen.

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