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    Sale 5430

    Old Master & British Pictures

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 27

    Attributed to Cornelis van Poelenburgh (Utrecht 1594/95-1667)

    Sleeping Venus and Cupid, in a landscape

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Attributed to Cornelis van Poelenburgh (Utrecht 1594/95-1667)
    Sleeping Venus and Cupid, in a landscape
    oil on panel
    9¼ x 11¾ in. (23.6 x 30 cm.)


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    Provenance

    William Alexander Louis Stephen Douglas-Hamilton, 12th Duke of Hamilton (1845-1895), Hamilton Palace, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, by 1882; Christie's, London, 8 July 1882, lot 1039 (23 gns. to Aird).
    with Arthur Tooth & Sons, London (according to an old label on the reverse).