Lot 26
  • 26

Adriaen van Ostade 1610-1685

5,500 - 7,500 GBP
7,200 GBP
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  • Adriaen van Ostade
  • the barn; and the pigkillers (godefroy, hollstein 23, 41)

Etchings, circa 1642-1647, very good impressions, sixth or seventh state (of ten) and fifth state (of eight) respectively, G. 41 printing with tone on paper with the upper part of a Strasbourg Lily watermark, with margins, G. 23 trimmed to or on the borderline, in generally good condition; with G. 10 and 18, etchings, first and third state respectively, with margins, G. 10 lacking circa 9mm above and below, G. 18 with two vertical folds mainly visible verso and some foxing; with G. 23 and 26, etchings, eight and sixth state respectively, both trimmed within platemark but well outside borderline, G. 23 two minor paper losses in lower left corner, otherwise in good condition


G. 23 ex coll. F. Rechberger (L. 2133); G. 41 ex coll. P. Mariette dated 1668 (L. 1778), following an inscription in pencil verso T R G Carylon (not in Lugt); G. 18 ex coll. M. Mirault (L. 1892a), with another unidentified collector's marks verso (not in Lugt); G. 23 ex coll. H. A. Kuester (L. 1287a)