David Teniers II, Bagpiper

Teniers II, David (Antwerp 1610 – Brussels 1690). The Bagpiper. Behind him at the table peasant reading a letter or document with much joy. Steel engraving by William French (c. 1815 – East Grinstead 1898). 3rd quarter of the 19th century. 6⅝ × 4⅝ in (16.8 × 11.8 cm). – In the broad white margin somewhat foxing.

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“ Sir, yes, (the Rubens) is closer to the one in London (recte Dresden), but the one we have is on copper. Thank you for your time. Highest regards, D… A… (and yes America could use a blessing about now) ”

(Mr. D. A., November 4, 2003)