9 May 2001
Petrus Staverenus (active circa 1634/54)
A boy standing by a table laden with fish
oil on canvas
73.2 x 61.1 cm
Anon.Sale, Koller Zürich, 22 May 1975, lot 3185.
Anon.Sale, Koller Zürich, 27 November-1 December 1984, lot 5044, ill.
with J.de Maere, Brussels, 1992.
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Maastricht, The European Fine Art Fair, 1992.
The same boy occurs in the painting offered at Lepke, Berlin, 4 April 1911, lot 135 (W.Bernt, The Netherlandish Painters of the Seventeenth Century, 1969/70, III, p.110, no.1109).
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