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    Sale 2135

    Important Old Master Paintings and Sculpture

    28 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 301

    After Sir Anthony van Dyck

    Saint Peter

    Price Realised  

    After Sir Anthony van Dyck
    Saint Peter
    oil on panel
    26¼ x 20 in. 66.8 x 50.9 cm.


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    This is a copy after the original by Sir Anthony Van Dyck in The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg.

    Provenance

    Hugo Kaufmann, Amsterdam, 1941.
    with G. Cramer, Den Haag, 1941.
    selected by Hans Posse for the 'Führermuseum Linz', 1941.
    Returned to the Netherlands, 1947.
    Instituut Collectie Nederland, no NK1675, until
    restituted to the heirs of Hugo Kaufmann in 2007.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF HUGO F. KAUFMANN


    Literature

    E. Larsen, The Paintings of Anthony Van Dyck, II, p. 87, no. 192.
    Rijksdienst Beeldende Kunst, Old Master Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue, Zwolle and The Hague, 1992, p. 93, no. 680, illustrated.
    S.J. Barnes, et al., Van Dyck: A Complete Catalogue of the paintings, New Haven and London, 2004, p. 76, under I.67, 4.