Adriaen van Ostade (1610-1685)
The Empty Jug (B., Holl., G. 15)
etching, circa 1653, on laid paper, without watermark, a fine impression of the rare fifth state (of eight), with small margins, in excellent condition
P. 104 x 89 mm., S. 107 x 92 mm.
Rev. J. Burleigh James (19th century), Knowbury Park, Shropshire (L. 1425); presumably his sale, Sotheby's, London, 23 April 1877 (and following days).
Carlo de Poortere (1917-2002), Belgium (L. 3467).
E. V. Rouir (b. 1919), Belgium (L. 2156a).