• Old Masters and 19th Century A auction at Christies

    Sale 2840

    Old Masters and 19th Century Art

    13 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 40

    Circle of Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Leiden 1606-1669 Amsterdam)

    A boy in an oriental costume

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Leiden 1606-1669 Amsterdam)
    A boy in an oriental costume
    oil on panel
    42.7 x 34.2 cm.


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    The present lot is in all likelihood after the painting listed in J. Bruyn et.al., A Corpus of Rembrandt Paintings, Dordrecht, 1986, pp. 698-702, no. C62.

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    Provenance

    Ronald Cook, Bath, England.
    with Gebr. Douwes, Amsterdam, where bought by the father of the present owner in 1981.