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Peder Mønsted (b. Grenaa 1859, d. Fredensborg 1941)

A spring day outside a thatched farmhouse with an elderly woman knitting and her grandchildren by her side. The garden is in bloom with an abundance of colourful tulips. Signed and dated P. Mønsted Hovby 1915. Oil on canvas. 48×71 cm.

Hovby is a small village on South Zealand.

Provenance: Bruun Rasmussen auction 517, 1988 no. 108, reproduced p. 90.

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60,000–80,000 DKK

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120,000 DKK