24 - 25 May 2016,
Price realised EUR 4,750
Estimate EUR 3,000 - EUR 5,000
Follower of Maarten van Heemskerck
Portrait of a clergyman, half-length, holding a book
oil on panel
69 x 54.2 cm.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
An almost identical portrait, attributed to Jan van Scorel, is recorded in the private collection of Curt Bohnewand, Rottach-Egern.
Palais Auersperg, Vienna, no. 7A, as Maarten van Heemskerck (according to a label on the frame)
Anonymous sale; Dorotheum, Vienna, 1 October 2003, lot 274, as Attributed to Maerten van Heemskerck.
Christie’s specialists Emma Kronman, Alan Wintermute and François de Poortere on the unearthing of 5 exciting and ..
An exceptional work by Hugo van der Goes, featuring a central section in which the preparatory underdrawing has been revealed, ..
International specialist Tim Schmelcher charts the evolution of a field in which works by the likes of by Dürer or Rembran..
Your first Old Master doesn’t have to be a Rubens or a Rembrandt — in fact prices start at a surprisingly affordable &pou..