5 December 2006
Adriaen van Ostade (1610-1684)
The Barn (Bartsch, Godefroy 23)
etching, 1647, ninth state (of ten), a good, richly printed impression, with narrow margins, a soft crease towards the top of the sheet, minor nicks at the sheet edges, the platemark weak in several places, some minor foxing, minor defects on the reverse where previously mounted (some repaired), framed
P. 158 x 194 mm., S. 165 x 199 mm.
W. Esdaile (L. 2617).
W. Koller (L. 2632).
E.- H. Paltzer (not in L.)
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