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    Sale 5232

    Old Master & British Pictures

    31 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 83

    Follower of Jean-François de la Motte

    A trompe l'oeil of feathers, cards and a comb, with prints affixed

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Follower of Jean-François de la Motte
    A trompe l'oeil of feathers, cards and a comb, with prints affixed
    oil on canvas
    29 x 24 in. (73.5 x 61 cm.)


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    The upper print has been identified as a reversed copy of Hendrik Goltzius' Venus in Half Length (cf. Strauss 337; Hollstein 135), apparently engraved and published by the Visscher family.

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