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Pieter Brueghel the Younger

The Return from the Inn

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2,000,000 - 3,000,000 USD

By Land and By Sea, The Collection of Paul Yeou Chichong

Pieter Brueghel the Younger

Pieter Brueghel the Younger

The Return from the Inn

The Return from the Inn

Estimate:

2,000,000 - 3,000,000 USD

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By Land and By Sea, The Collection of Paul Yeou Chichong

Pieter Brueghel the Younger

Brussels 1564 - 1637/8 Antwerp

The Return from the Inn


signed lower right: .P. BREVGHEL .

oil on panel

panel: 30 by 41 in.; 76.2 by 104.1 cm.

framed: 37¼ by 48¼ in.; 94.6 by 122.6 cm.

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Major James William Stirling-Home-Drummond-Moray (1900-1968), 21st of Abercairny, Pertshire, before 1946;
By whom sold, London, Christie's, 28 June 1946, lot 4;
There acquired by Slatter Gallery, London;
Sir Francis Glyn K.C.M.G., Hole Farm, Albury, Much Hadham, Herfordshire;
By whose executors sold, London, Christie's, 26 June 1970, lot 93;
There acquired by Brod Gallery, London;
Anonymous sale ("The Property of a Lady of Title"), London, Sotheby's, 7 December 1988, lot 92;
With Galerie de Jonckheere, Brussels;
Acquired by the present owner, 1990. 
The Connoisseur, vol. CXX, September 1947, p. 29, cat. no. 505, reproduced fig. 120;
H. Shipp, The Flemish Painters, London 1953, p. 104, reproduced in color plate XVIII;
F.M. Godfrey, "Some notes on the Winter Exhibition at Burlington House," in Studio, March 1954, p. 77;
G. Marlier, Pierre Brueghel le Jeune, Brussels 1969, p. 418, cat. no. 2, detail reproduced fig. 265;
S.J. Flower, "Pieter Brueghel the Younger, Brod Gallery," in The Connoisseur, vol. CLXXV, September 1970, p. 71;
Apollo, vol. XCII, September 1970;
K. Ertz, in Pieter Breughel der Jüngere - Jan Brueghel der Ältere: Flämische Malerei um 1600 Tradition und Fortschritt, exhibition catalogue, Lingen 1997, pp. 385-387, under cat. no. 126, note 1;
K. Ertz, in Pieter Breughel le Jeune - Jan Brueghel l'Ancien: Une famille des peintures, exhibition catalogue, Lingen 1998, pp. 372-375, under cat. no. 133, note 1;
K. Ertz, Pieter Brueghel der Jüngere (1564-1637/38): die Gemälde mit kritischem Oeuvrekatalog, Lingen 2000, vol. II, pp. 804, 829, cat. no. 1157, reproduced p. 804, fig. 648 (as dated circa 1623).
London, Slatter Gallery, Exhibition of Dutch and Flemish Masters, 1947, no. 5;
London, Royal Academy, Flemish Art 1300-1700, 1953-1954, no. 386 (lent by Francis M.G. Glyn);
Brussels, Galerie de Jonckheere, XXe exposition de maitres anciens, 6 - 29 December 1989, no. 10.