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    Sale 2135

    Important Old Master Paintings and Sculpture

    28 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 7

    Circle of Jean Fouquet Tours c.1425-c.1478

    Portrait of Albertus Delantiere, Secretary to Navarre

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Jean Fouquet Tours c.1425-c.1478
    Portrait of Albertus Delantiere, Secretary to Navarre
    inscribed 'Et Collicitor grat.m Ano Dm. 1471. 10 die oct Albertus Delantiere Regis Nauarrae Cecretarius' (on the inner frame edge)
    oil on panel, in an engaged frame
    9½ x 7 7/8 in. 24.1 x 20 cm.; 16½ x 14½ in. 41.9 x 36.8 cm. including frame
    WOOD PRINCE COLLECTION


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    Provenance

    Mr. E.W. Edwards, Cincinnati, and by descent to his daughter (later)
    Eleanor Wood-Prince, Chicago.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of William and Eleanor Wood Prince, Chicago, Illinois


    Literature

    An Exhibition of European art, 1450-1500, Brooklyn Museum of Art, 8 May-8 June 1936, no. 29.


    Exhibited

    Brooklyn, Museum of Art, An Exhibition of European art, 1450-1500, 8 May-8 June 1936, no. 29.
    Cincinnatti, Art Museum, on loan, circa 1970.
    Cleveland, Museum of Art, on loan.