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    Sale 2820

    Old Master and 19th Century Art

    6 May 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 50

    Attributed to Govert Flinck (Cleve 1615-1660 Amsterdam)

    A 'tronie' of a young woman in an eastern costume drawing a curtain to one side, in a painted oval

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    Attributed to Govert Flinck (Cleve 1615-1660 Amsterdam)
    A 'tronie' of a young woman in an eastern costume drawing a curtain to one side, in a painted oval
    oil on panel
    68.8 x 54.3 cm.


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    We are grateful to Professor Werner Sumowski for confirming the attribution on the basis of photographs (verbal communication, 23 March 2009).

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    Provenance

    Noble collection, Mecklenburg.
    with H. Hartig, Berlin, 1935.
    with G. Cramer, Berlin, 1935.
    with K. Erasmus, Aerdenhout, 1936.
    with D. Katz, Dieren, 1937.
    Anonymous sale; Frederik Muller, Amsterdam, 31 May 1949, lot 54.
    Lawrence Golding, New York, 1969.
    with Rafael Valls, London, 1999.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this lot was not with Rafael Valls in 1999.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a European Princely House (lot 50)


    Literature

    J.W. von Moltke, Govaert Flinck 1615-1660, Amsterdam, 1965, p. 136, no. 343b.
    W. Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler, Landau, 1983, II, p. 1034, no. 674.