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    Sale 2788

    Old Master Pictures

    6 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 86

    Attributed to Jan Tilius (active in Leiden, The Hague and London 1678-1694)

    A soldier with a sword ready to strike

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Attributed to Jan Tilius (active in Leiden, The Hague and London 1678-1694)
    A soldier with a sword ready to strike
    oil on panel
    15.2 x 12.3 cm.


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    A comparable painting with a man pulling a grotesque face was at Sotheby's, New York, 12 January 1995, lot 97.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Lepke, Berlin, 22 March 1917, lot 44.
    Anonymous sale; Lepke, Berlin, 27 October 1925, lot 78.