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Wilhelm Marstrand (b. Copenhagen 1810, d. s.p. 1873)

A Roman carnival. Young women are handing out small bouquets of flowers to the gentlemen on the road. Presumably on Via del Corso. Unsigned. Oil on canvas. 85×67 cm.

Marstrand was in Italy several times - the first time in 1836 and the last time in 1869. He has made several carnival scenes in both Rome and Venice.

Provenance: Bruun Rasmussen auction 647, 1998 no. 121. Bruun Rasmussen auction 671, 1999 no. 223.

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150,000–200,000 DKK

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140,000 DKK