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    Sale 3063

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

    24 - 25 May 2016, Amsterdam

  • Lot 62

    Follower of Maarten van Heemskerck

    Portrait of a clergyman, half-length, holding a book

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Follower of Maarten van Heemskerck
    Portrait of a clergyman, half-length, holding a book
    oil on panel
    69 x 54.2 cm.


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    An almost identical portrait, attributed to Jan van Scorel, is recorded in the private collection of Curt Bohnewand, Rottach-Egern.

    Provenance

    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.