Josephus Laurentius Dyckmans (Belgian, 1811-1888)
Signed and dated "J DYCKMANS 1838" l.r., identified on a presentation plaque.
Oil on panel, 33 1/4 x 27 in. (84.5 x 68.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Drying cracks, a few areas of minute paint loss, wear to upper edge.
A handwritten inscription on an unattributed label affixed to the frame reads, "Conditioned/and/Oiled/April 1936/H.F.M."
Some very fine retouch to the foreground cabbage and to the lavender dress. A rectangular area of very fine craquelure/alligatoring in the background behind the figure group.
Framed dimensions are 47 x 40 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.
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