16 - 17 June 2009,
Price realised USD 3,250
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
Carel Cornelisz. de Hooch (Dutch, 1620-1638)
An Italianate landscape with figures amongst ruins
signed 'charles d hooch' (lower center)
oil on panel
10¼ x 13 5/8 in. (26 x 34.6 cm.)
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Mrs. McLeod Powell.
with Agnew's, London.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 19 May 1993, lot 98.
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