7 December 2007
THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE RENE SMADJA, PARIS (LOTS 19, 24, 58, 112, 136 AND 149)
Sybrand van Beest (The Hague c. 1610-1674 Amsterdam)
A market scene in a town square
indistinctly signed and dated '...S(?).../1656' (lower right)
oil on panel
18¼ x 29 1/8 in. 46.5 x 74 cm.
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