24 April 2001
Petrus Kiers (Dutch, 1807-1875)
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signed and dated 'P.Kiers fect 1852' (lower left)
oil on panel
74.5 x 60 cm.
Anon. Sale, van Marle, De Sille & Baan, Rotterdam, 19 December 1951, lot 59, illus.
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Groningen, Tentoonstelling van Levende Meesters, 1852, no. 261.
Kampen, Tentoonstelling van Kunstwerken, August 1852, nos. 6.
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