3 December 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 103,250
Estimate GBP 60,000 - GBP 80,000
Circle of Lucas Cranach I (Kronach 1472-1553 Weimar)
with the serpent device and dated '1534' (lower left)
oil on panel
44 1/8 x 19 7/8 in. (112.1 x 50.5 cm.)
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