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Lot 190

Egbert Van Heemskerck Dutch Low Life Genre oil Courtroom Drama

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

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Van Heemskerck, Egbert (Dutch/French/English, 1634/35-1704), Peasants before the Judge or Tax Collector, oil on canvas, relined, 22.5 x 29.5 inches, framed in a scrolling and partially gilded frame measuring 28 x 34.5 inches, A Dutch style "low life genre" courtroom satire featuring multiple figures from the entire range of characters in socio- economic status. From the peasants begging for mercy from the judge to the King watching the drama from near the doorway.