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June 2017

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Jun. 4, 2017 — 03 PM - 3 PM

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Lot No. 1485

Manufacturer: Van Leemputten

Artist: Cornelius Van Leemputten


Description: Large Cornelius van Leemputten (Belgium, Netherlands, 1841-1902)oil on canvas, an image of four sheep and five chickens resting next to a weed or water barrel. Noted for his paintings of sheep and chickens, this work combines both in a pleasant manner. Signed “Corn. van Leemputten” in black, lower left and signed again on the back with the following notation: “Je declare que le tableau ci contre representant carse paysage avec moutons cst peint par moi. Corn Van Leemputten.” (roughly “I declare that the scene on the other side, a landscape with sheep was painted by me. Corn. Van Leemputten”). Sight size is 24 1/2 by 34 1/2 inches and overall size with massive original frame is 40 3/4 by 50 3/4 inches. Generally in good overall condition with very mild craqueleur and rough corners on the frame.

Estimate: $5,000.00 - $6,000.00