Lot 119: Cornelius Bega Dutch, 1631/32-1664 Man Lifting a Jug
January 25, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Man Lifting a Jug
Bears collector's stamp (lr)
Black and white chalk on greenish-gray paper
6 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches (16.6 x 12.5 cm)
Lempereur Collection (Sale: Paris 1773, no. 337, sold to Joullain)
R. Reynaud (purportedly)
C.G. Boener, Inc., Dusseldorf
Purchased March 18, 1962
According to C.G. Boerner's record sheet, this is a study for a signed painting by the artist, reproduced in the catalog of the Lepke Auction House, Berlin, sale 2047 (Nov. 1931), no. 150, pl. 12 ; and in Kunst dem Volk, Vienna, March/April 1944, p. 17.
C The Eileen & Herbert C. Bernard Collection
Laid to the mount.
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