Adriaen Jansz van Ostade (Dutch, 1610-1685)
Three Works: Peasant in a Pointed Fur Cap, (Godefroy, 3iii/vii); Man and Woman Conversing (G., 12iii/v); and Peasant with his Hands Behind his Back (G., 21iii/vi). Each monogrammed within the plate. Etchings on paper, image sizes to 3 3/4 x 3 1/8 in. (9.4 x 7.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Various levels of toning, not examined out of frames.
Hands Behind Back with crease to right of figure and just into his torso. Minor tear to upper edge of Conversing. The works have not been removed from their frame, but there are no other additional visible condition issues to report. These are late 17th or early 18th century impresions. None is the final state.
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