101
101
After Adriaen Brouwer
PEASANTS CAROUSING OUTSIDE AN INN
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 5,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
101
After Adriaen Brouwer
PEASANTS CAROUSING OUTSIDE AN INN
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 5,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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After Adriaen Brouwer
PEASANTS CAROUSING OUTSIDE AN INN
bears initial on the table lower centre: B

oil on panel
in a Gustavian Neo-Classical gilt frame


31 by 38 cm.; 12 1/4 by 15 in.
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Provenance

Presumably Gustaf Adolf Sparre (1746-1794), but not identifiable in the 1794 inventory.

Literature

Granberg, 1885-6, no. 315;
Göthe, 1895, p. 11, no. 1, as 'B', unknown Dutch painter, 1600s, in the style of A. van Ostade;
Hasselgren, 1974, reproduced p. 162.

Catalogue Note

The probable original, signed in monogram, was in the Adolphe Scholss collection in Paris.1  A weaker copy with a large tree to the right was with J. Gans, The Hague (at an unknown date).

1.  Sold Paris, Charpentier, 25 May 1949, lot 7; see W. von Bode, Adriaen Brouwer, Berlin 1924, p. 55, reproduced fig. 23. It is Hofstede de Groot, no. 97.  G. Knuttel, Adriaen Brouwer.  the Master and his Work, The Hague 1962, p. 82 does not accept the Schloss picture as by Brouwer.

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