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    Sale 7448

    Old Master and British Pictures

    7 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 149

    Sybrand van Beest (The Hague c. 1610-1674 Amsterdam)

    A market scene in a town square

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sybrand van Beest (The Hague c. 1610-1674 Amsterdam)
    A market scene in a town square
    indistinctly signed and dated '...S(?).../1656' (lower right)
    oil on panel
    18¼ x 29 1/8 in. 46.5 x 74 cm.


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    We are grateful to Fred Meijer of the RKD for confirming the attribution on the basis of photographs.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE RENE SMADJA, PARIS (LOTS 19, 24, 58, 112, 136 AND 149)