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    Sale 2795

    Old Master Paintings from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker

    14 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 41

    Follower of Louise-Elisabeth Vigèe-Le Brun

    Portrait of a young lady, three-quarter-length, in a white dress, holding pink roses

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Follower of Louise-Elisabeth Vigèe-Le Brun
    Portrait of a young lady, three-quarter-length, in a white dress, holding pink roses
    oil on canvas
    113 x 88 cm.


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    Provenance

    The Hermitage, St. Petersburg.
    M. Salamon, Dresden.
    with Jacques Goudstikker, Amsterdam, 1930.
    Looted by the Nazi authorities, July 1940.
    Recovered by the Allies, 1948.
    in the custody of the Dutch Government.
    Restituted in February 2006 to the heir of Jacques Goudstikker.


    Literature

    C. Wright, Paintings in Dutch Museums. An Index of Oil Paintings in Public Collections in The Netherlands by Artists born before 1870, London, 1980, p. 208, as manner of Angelica Kauffmann.
    Old Master Paintings: An illustrated summary catalogue, Rijkdsdienst Beeldende Kunst (The Netherlandish Office for the Fine Arts), The Hague, 1992, p. 158, no. 1301, illustrated, as Manner of Angelica Kauffmann.


    Exhibited

    Amsterdam, Jacques Goudstikker Gallery, Catalogue des Nouvelles Acquisitions de la Collection Goudstikker, 8 November-13 December 1930, no. 21, illustrated, as Friedrich Heinrich Füger.
    Rotterdam, Rotterdamsche Kunstkring, Catalogue des Nouvelles Acquisitions de la Collection Goudstikker, 20 December-3 January 1931, no. 21, illustrated, as Friedrich Heinrich Füger.