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De Jonckheere

Pieter Brueghel the Younger (Brussels 1564-1636 Antwerp)
Saint George’s kermis with the dance around the maypole, 1627
Oil on panel
54.6 x 75.7 cm
Signed at the bottom left 'P. BRUEGHEL 1627'
Provenance: F.B. Greenstreet, London; private collection, USA, 1940; subsequently by descent; Anonymous Sotheby’s sale, New York, 29 January 2009, lot 43; Richard Green Fine Paintings Ltd., London; private collection, USA
Literature: G. Marlier, Pieter Brueghel Le Jeune, Brussels 1969, p. 403 (recognized from a photograph in the Witt Library, London); K. Ertz, Pieter Brueghel der Jüngere. Die Gemälde mit kritischem Oeuvrekatalog, vol. II, Lingen, 1988/2000, p. 907