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    Sale 5857

    Old Master & British Pictures

    23 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 98

    Circle of Antoine Pesne (Paris 1683-1757 Berlin)

    Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally identified as Jean Platzmann-Lautier (1720-1770), half-length, in a brown velvet jacket, in a landscape

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Antoine Pesne (Paris 1683-1757 Berlin)
    Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally identified as Jean Platzmann-Lautier (1720-1770), half-length, in a brown velvet jacket, in a landscape
    oil on canvas, oval
    30½ x 25½ in. (77.5 x 64.6 cm.)
    inscribed 'Jean Platzmann né a Langenberg dans la duché de Berg le 20 Aout 1720 mort a Bertin le 22 Janv: 1770. Epoux de Marie Magdal: Lautier père de Henry Chardin P:' (on an old label on the stretcher)


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