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    Sale 5350

    Christie's Interiors

    8 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    Hans Ewoutsz (Antwerp?-after 1574)

    Portrait of a gentleman, three-quarter-length, in a black cloak, a red doublet with slashed sleeves, and a black cap, gloves in his left hand, a letter in his right

    Price Realised  

    Hans Ewoutsz (Antwerp?-after 1574)
    Portrait of a gentleman, three-quarter-length, in a black cloak, a red doublet with slashed sleeves, and a black cap, gloves in his left hand, a letter in his right
    oil on panel
    21 1/8 x 15½ in. (53.6 x 39.3 cm.)
    inscribed 'To his Worshi/pfull mother the/Lady White/S.t.../Fri London' (lower left to the letter)


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    Literature

    H-J. Raupp, Portraits, Munster, 1995, no. 14, pp. 46-7.


    Exhibited

    Schloss Brake, Weserrenaissance Museum and Paderborn Städtische Galerie in der Reithalle Schloss Neuhaus, Portraits-Niederländische Malerei des 17 Jahrhunderts, between 18 March 1995 and 14 July 1996. Liesborn, Museum Abtei Liesborn, Portraits, 1996-2002, on loan.