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Gerard Dou, Der Blumenstock

Dou, Gerard (1613 Leiden 1675). Der Blumenstock. Von der alten Frau im Fenster betrachtet und gegossen. Über ihr ein Vogelbauer. Stahlstich von William French (ca. 1815 – East Grinstead 1898). 3. V. d. 19. Jhdts. Bezeichnet: Belvedere. / G. Dow pinxt. / W. French sc. / Druck u. Verlag v. A. H. Payne, Leipzig u. Dresden., ansonsten in dt.-engl. wie vor. 17,7 x 12,3 cm.

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“ Subject: Thanks!

Thanks for your kind reply. I wanted to comment that your thoughts on freedom (the quote that you had on the end of your message to me) are exactly the same as my beliefs.

I write, however, because I was surprised to get it from Europe … Although an American, almost all my early family were Huguenots … In fact, my relative, Jan C. is noted as the earliest C. to have arrived in N. America (in 1636, I think) … ”

(Mrs. C. F., November 14, 2003)