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    Sale 2175

    Old Masters and 19th Century Art

    4 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 76

    Thomas Mertens (active Antwerp, 17th Century)

    Grapes, nectarines, peaches, plums, figs and a melon in an upturned basket, in a landscape

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    Estimate

    Thomas Mertens (active Antwerp, 17th Century)
    Grapes, nectarines, peaches, plums, figs and a melon in an upturned basket, in a landscape
    indistinctly signed 'Th.o:Mertens' (on the rock, lower center)
    oil on canvas
    34¼ x 43¾ in. (87 x 111.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    J. Harvey Cochrane, Esq., England.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 8 July 1977, lot 27, as 'Jacob Mertens'.


    Exhibited

    Aberdeen, Art Gallery, Paintings from North-East Homes: Festival of Britain, 1951, no. 26, as 'Dutch School'.