• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 620

    German School, 18th Century

    A family portrait of Heinrich XII Reuss (1716-1784), Johaness Aemilie Auguste Reuss (1722-1729) and Christian Heinrich Aemilius von Beulwitz, in a landscape with Schloss Schleiz in the distance

    Price Realised  

    German School, 18th Century
    A family portrait of Heinrich XII Reuss (1716-1784), Johaness Aemilie Auguste Reuss (1722-1729) and Christian Heinrich Aemilius von Beulwitz, in a landscape with Schloss Schleiz in the distance
    oil on canvas, unlined
    186 x 152 cm.
    inscribed with the name of the sitters on the reverse


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    The present lot was most likely painted around 1730 and depicts the three Reuss brothers with the residence of the Reuss family, Schloss Schleiz, in the distance.

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