• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 5860

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours

    11 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 9

    After Sir Anthony van Dyck

    Samson and Delilah

    Price Realised  

    After Sir Anthony van Dyck
    Samson and Delilah
    oil on canvas
    53½ x 79 in. (136 x 200.7 cm.)


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    After the painting in the Kunsthistoriches Museum, Vienna.

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    Provenance

    Baroness Majthenyi and by descent to her sister Mrs Istevan Bitto.
    Edmund Baronek, from whom purchased from the above in 1921.
    Rudolf Herquet.
    Lieutenant Colonel George S. Kovach by 1946.
    Leslie Kleyman by whom given to the Sheldon Swope Art Gallery in 1969; their sale, Christie's East, New York, 26 February 1997, lot 54, where acquired by the present owner.