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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 156

    GERMAN SCHOOL, LATE 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    GERMAN SCHOOL, LATE 16TH CENTURY
    Portrait of a lady, head and shoulders, in a black dress and hat with a ruff and gold chain
    with monogram 'SL' and inscription 'Da ich Orssela Hans Hüerterin ein geborne Strom/erin Wardt 60, Jar allt, Da/het ich diese gestallt. 1584.' (upper edge)
    oil on panel
    20 x 15¾ in. (50.8 x 40 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Sir James Watts, Abney Park, Manchester, Lancashire.
    Purchased by Roger Warner at Bradley & Sons' house sale, 24 March 1958.