• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 7783

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours Day Sale

    9 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 101

    Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (Weimar 1712-1774 Dresden)

    A pastoral landscape with Diana and her Nymphs

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (Weimar 1712-1774 Dresden)
    A pastoral landscape with Diana and her Nymphs
    signed and dated 'Dietricÿ 1754' (lower centre)
    oil on canvas
    31¾ x 40 in. (80.7 x 101.6 cm.)


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    For a note on the provenance for lots 101-108, please see lot 11 in the Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings and Watercolours sale on 8 December 2009.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Foster's, London, 31 May 1833, lot 173 (66 gns.).
    John Rushout, 2nd Lord Northwick (1770-1859), Thirlestaine House, Cheltenham.
    Captain E.G. Spencer-Churchill, M.C., Northwick Park; (+) Christie's, London, 25 February 1966, lot 109 (2,000 gns. to the present owner).


    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Family Trust (lots 101-108)


    Literature

    A Catalogue of the Pictures, Works of Art, etc. at Northwick Park, 1864 (1908), no. 125.
    T. Borenius, The Collection of Pictures at Northwick Park, London, 1921, no. 223.