8 December 2004
Jan Miense Molenaer (Haarlem c. 1610-1668)
Peasants drinking, smoking and merrymaking in a tavern
with traces of signature (?) (lower centre)
oil on panel
19¼ x 14 3/8 in. (48.9 x 36.5 cm.)
with Pieter de Boer, Amsterdam, 1983, from whom acquired by the present owner.
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Delft, Museum het Prinsenhof, 35e Oude Kunst - en antekbeurs, 14 October -2 November 1983.
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