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Lot #8 

Paul de Vos (kopie)

A Rooster Fights a Peacock

oil on wood panel
second quarter of the 17th century
48 x 64 cm
Estimate: 100,000 CZK - 150,000 CZK
Starting price: 70,000 CZK
Hammer price:
84,000 CZK
oil on wood panel, second quarter of the 17th century, not signed, 48 × 64 cm, framed
This artwork was part of the collections of the Olomouc Museum of Art and in 1993 restituted to the heirs of the original owner. It is published in L. Machytka/G. Elbelová, ed.: Olomouc Picture Gallery II, Dutch Painting of the 16th–18th Centuries from the Olomouc Collections, Olomouc, 2000, p. 150–⁠152, repro.). On the reverse, there are burnt out stamps from Antwerp, owner’s stamp with the alliance coat of arms of the Colloredo-Mannsfeld and Schrattenbach families, stamp with initials JCS, and paper label with the “K. K. Hauptzollamt Eger” stamp.