7 July 2004
Jan-Pieter van Bredael (Antwerp 1654-1745)
A river landscape with peasants merrymaking beside a cottage; and A village landscape with peasants merrymaking outside an inn
oil on copper
6½ x 9¼ in. (16.5 x 23.5 cm.)
a pair (2)
A. Gerson, Esq.
with Leonard Koetser, London, 1963, where acquired by the late owner.
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