29 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Follower of Quentin Metsys
oil on panel; a triptych
central panel: 33½ x 25¼ in. (85.1 x 64.1 cm.); the wings: 31 x 12¼ in. (78.7 x 31.1 cm.)
with extensive inscriptions (on the central panel and on the wings)
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Based on Metsys' Pieta, versions of which are in the Musées Royaux, Brussels and the Koninklijk Museum, Antwerp.
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