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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 426

    Circle of Jan van Kessel I (Antwerp 1626-1679)

    Allegory of Air

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Jan van Kessel I (Antwerp 1626-1679)
    Allegory of Air
    oil on copper
    23 ¼ x 36 in. (58.8 x 91.3 cm.)
    in a tortoiseshell veneered frame


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 3 November 1983, lot 47, as 'Attributed to Jan van Kessel' ($5,500).


    Pre-Lot Text

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