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    Sale 5126

    British, Continental & Russian Pictures

    31 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1204

    August Heinrich Georg Schiott (DANISH, 1823-1895)

    Portrait of F. Wichfeld (1800-1888), quarter-length, in a black suit with white shirt and a medal; and Portrait of V. Wichfeld (1822-1908), quarter-length, in a black dress with lace trim, a bow in her hair

    Price Realised  

    August Heinrich Georg Schiott (DANISH, 1823-1895)
    Portrait of F. Wichfeld (1800-1888), quarter-length, in a black suit with white shirt and a medal; and Portrait of V. Wichfeld (1822-1908), quarter-length, in a black dress with lace trim, a bow in her hair
    both signed and dated 'A. Schiott/1855' (lower right and lower left respectively), the first with inscription 'F. Wichfeld/1800-1888/tilh. Stamh./Engestofte.' (on the reverse), the second with inscription 'Fru V. Wichfeld./f. Rosenkrantz/1822-1908/tilh. Stamh./Engestofte' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas, oval
    27 x 21¾ in. (68.7 x 55.2 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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