- Museum number
Object: Le vendeur d'oeufs
Series: Galerie du Palais Royal
The Egg Seller; a boy seated near a wall with a broken egg on the floor in front of him, a bowl with eggs at right; three figures seen through an arched gate in left background; after Adriaen van der Werff; inscription trimmed. c.1786-1808
- Production date
- 1786-1808 (c.)
Height: 262 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 197 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- From 'Galerie du Palais Royal', see 1837,0408.317 for comment. A companion piece to 'The Fishmonger', see 1855,0609.585.
After a 1678-1679 painting by Adriaen van der Werff now lost; see Barbara Gaehtgens, 'Adriaen van der Werff 1659-1722', Munich, 1987, cat.no.15.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
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