1035. PEHR HILLESTRÖM, A man who gets shaved & A man pulls out a tooth of another (2).

A pair. The painting with the man who pulls out a tooth is signed Hilleström and dated 1800. Relined canvases, each 51 x 42 cm. Period gilded and bronzed frames.

Droit de suite

Bukowskis Auctions, auction no 346, 11-13 April 1951, catalogue no 27 and 28, plate 3.
Earlier in Doktor Carl Wettergrens collection, Arboga, Sweden.
Ekon. dr Peter Wallenberg (1926-2015).

140 000 - 160 000 SEK/14 957 - 17 094 EUR
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120 000 SEK

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Liljevalchs Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden, "Gustavianskt skildrat av Pehr Hilleström", 28 March - 21 April 1929, catalogue no 189-190. ("En som låter raka sig"), ("En man utdrar en tand på en annan").


Gerda Cederblom, "Pehr Hilleström som kulturskildrare", Volume I, 1929, catalogue no 77 and 78 (there called "Barberare och fältskär").
In the artists own list of works as catalogue no 868 and 891.

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On verso numbered #4 and #5.

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