• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 72

    Adriaen van Ostade (1610-1685)

    The Family (Bartsch, Hollstein, Godefroy 46)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Adriaen van Ostade (1610-1685)
    The Family (Bartsch, Hollstein, Godefroy 46)
    etching, 1647, on laid paper, an impression of the fifth state (of seven), with wide margins, some unobtrusive pale foxing in the margins, remains of old glue along the upper and left sheet edge verso, otherwise in good condition; with The Peasant Settling his Debt (B., Holl., G. 42) by the same hand, a good impression of the eighth state (of eleven), with thread margins, in very good condition
    P. 180 x 157mm., S. 269 x 220mm. (2)


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    Provenance

    F. Quiring (L. 1041c)
    G. Bewley (L. 1137a) (both B. 46)