13 - 14 May 2014
Albertus Steenbergen (Hoogeveen 1814-1900)
An opulent still life of oysters, a lemon, pomegranate and a crystal wine cup
signed and dated 'Alb . Steenbergen ft. H 1842' (upper right)
oil on canvas
62 x 52 cm.
Painted in 1842.
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