• Cabinet d'un Amateur Européen auction at Christies

    Sale 7822

    Cabinet d'un Amateur Européen

    9 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 391

    Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg (Danish, 1783-1853)

    Portrait of Mrs Wad

    Estimate

    Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg (Danish, 1783-1853)
    Portrait of Mrs Wad
    signed with monogram, dated and inscribed 'Frue Etatsraa dinde N. Chr. Wad/ft 1779./nialet 1824' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    21¼ x 16½ in. (54 x 42 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Judge Grüner.
    with Jensen and Chr. Axel Jansen, Bymuseet.
    Anonymous sale; Bruun Rasmussen, Copenhagen, 28 April 1992, where acquired by the present owner.


    Literature

    The artist's diary, 23 October 1824.
    E. Hannover, Maleren C. W. Eckersberg, Copenhagen, 1898, p. 205, no. 328.


    Exhibited

    Kunstforeningen, 1895, no. 175.