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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 425

    Circle of Jan van Kessel (Antwerp 1626-1679)

    Allegory of Water

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Jan van Kessel (Antwerp 1626-1679)
    Allegory of Water
    oil on canvas
    25 ¼ x 38 ¼ in. (64.2 x 97.2 cm.)
    in a tortoiseshell veneered frame


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale [Hon. Clare Stuart Wortley, Windsor]; Christie's, London, 30 October 1942, lot 93, as 'Jan Brueghel' (14 gns. to Baille).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 1-43, 67-70 & 400-488)