15 - 16 November 2016
Attributed to Anthonie Palamedesz. (Delft 1601-1673 Amsterdam)
The Effects of Intemperance; a man embracing a drunken woman
oil on metal
18.1 x 13.5 cm.
Anonymous sale; Dorotheum, Vienna, 30 March 2000, lot 201, as Antonie Palamedesz., where acquired by the present owner.
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