15 April 2008
Property from the Estate of Leona M. Helmsley
Abraham Bisschop Dordrecht 1670-1729 Middleburg
A peacock, poultry and a magpie in a landscape
signed and dated 'A. Bisschop. f. 1720' (lower right)
oil on canvas
35 1/8 x 36 3/8 in. 89.2 x 92.4 cm.
Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 2 December 1977, lot 86, together with a pendant A goose, a kingfisher and other birds in a landscape.
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