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    Sale 3063

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art - (including Dutch Impressionism)

    24 - 25 May 2016, Amsterdam

  • Lot 57

    Flemish School, 2nd half of the 16th century

    The Man of Sorrows with the Virgin and Saint John the Evangelist, in a feigned stone niche

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    Estimate

    Flemish School, 2nd half of the 16th century
    The Man of Sorrows with the Virgin and Saint John the Evangelist, in a feigned stone niche
    oil on panel
    38.3 x 35.7 cm.


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    The composition is based on an engraving by Martin Schongauer (see: Bartsch, no. 034 [B. 69 (150)]). Several paintings after Schongauer's print are know, the present lot being a fine example.

    Provenance

    Monsieur van Spreybrouck, until 1890.
    Vicomte Lon Ruffo de Bonneval de la Fare, until 1960.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 12 January 1994, lot 69.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 11 January 1995, lot 291.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Belgian noble family (lot 57)