Lot 149
  • 149

Jan Miense Molenaer

15,000 - 20,000 USD
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  • Jan Miense Molenaer
  • A happy couple in a landscape
  • indistinctly signed lower left: Mole...
  • oil on panel
  • 14 by 12 3/4  in.; 35.6 by 32.4 cm. 


Dr. Leon Lilienfeld, Vienna, 1917;
Thence by inheritance to his widow Antonie Schulz Lilienfeld, Winchester MA, 1938;
By whose estate sold, New York, Sotheby's, 17 May 1972, lot 22;
There acquired and thence by descent. 


G. Glück, Niederländische Gemälde aus der Sammlung des Herrn Dr. Leon Lilienfeld in Wien, Vienna 1917, p. 65, cat. no. 42, reproduced p. 22;
S. Lillie, Was Einmal War, Vienna 2003, p. 688, cat. no. 42 (as signed and dated lower left: J. Molenaar 1647).

Catalogue Note

We are grateful to Dr. Dennis Weller for endorsing the attribution on the basis of images.