• Old Masters & 19th Century Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5859

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art

    28 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    Circle of Francisco de Zurbarán (Fuente de Cantos, Badajoz 1598-1664 Madrid)

    Portrait of an officer, full-length, in armour, wearing a sword and holding a walking stick in his right hand, in a landscape, a pitched battle before a hilltop fortress beyond

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Francisco de Zurbarán (Fuente de Cantos, Badajoz 1598-1664 Madrid)
    Portrait of an officer, full-length, in armour, wearing a sword and holding a walking stick in his right hand, in a landscape, a pitched battle before a hilltop fortress beyond
    with the red-wax seal 'GALLERIA D[I] F[.] ZINI MODENA' and an unidentified armorial red-wax seal (on the reverse of the stretcher, lower centre)
    oil on canvas
    80 x 43½ in. (203.2 x 110.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Galleria F. Zini, Modena (according to the seal on the reverse).