30 October 2002
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION
Peter Vilhelm Ilsted (Danish, 1861-1933)
The Open Door
signed with monogram and dated '1912' (lower right)
oil on panel
24 x 19¼ in. (61 x 48.9 cm.)
Painted in 1912
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