• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 548

    Anton Graff (Winterthur 1736-1813 Dresden)

    Portrait of Julius Gebhard Count von Hoym (1721-1769), standing half-length, wearing a fur-lined blue coat

    Price Realised  

    Anton Graff (Winterthur 1736-1813 Dresden)
    Portrait of Julius Gebhard Count von Hoym (1721-1769), standing half-length, wearing a fur-lined blue coat
    oil on canvas
    84 x 68.5 cm.
    Inscribed with the name of the sitter on the reverse and a label reading 'Ruthenus Kunst GBR Leihgabe, inv. no. 1907'.


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    The present lot was painted in circa 1768/9.

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    Provenance

    Leipzig, Museum der Bildenden Künste, inv. no. 1907.


    Literature

    E. Berckenhagen, Anton Graff, Leben und Werk, Berlin, 1967, p. 214, no. 744, ill.