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    Sale 5857

    Old Master & British Pictures

    23 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 83

    Francisco Antolínez (Seville c.1644-c.1700)

    Jacob and his household journeying to meet Esau; and Laban searching for the images of Jacob as secreted by Rachel

    Price Realised  

    Francisco Antolínez (Seville c.1644-c.1700)
    Jacob and his household journeying to meet Esau; and Laban searching for the images of Jacob as secreted by Rachel
    oil on canvas
    40 7/8 x 35 in. (103.7 x 88.9 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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    We are grateful to Professor Enrique Valdivieso for proposing the attribution on the basis of photographs.

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    Provenance

    (Possibly) James Duff, 4th Earl of Fife, Duff House, Banff, and by descent to Alexander William George, 1st Duke of Fife (1849-1912), Duff House, Banff; his sale, Chrsite's, London, 7 June 1907, lot 55 (12 gns. to Savage).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SCANDINAVIAN COLLECTION