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    Follower of Willem Van Aelst (Dutch, 18th Century)
    Still Life with Grapes, Peaches, a Melon, and other Fruit on a Marble Ledge with two Butterflies
    Oil on panel
    24 x 20 inches (61.0 x 50.8 cm)

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's New York, May 19, 1994, lot 345;
    Acquired by the present owners from the above.


    Condition Report*: There appears to be craquelure throughout with minor frame wear at top and bottom edges; under UV exam, there appears to be a few lines of inpainting to address craquelure; inpainting along lower edge as well as several dots of inpainting seen in the highest leaf and in the far right leaf; an approx. 7 x 1 inch horizontal line of inpainting starting from the left center edge and extending into the fruits. Framed Dimensions 34 X 30 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    9th Wednesday
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