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    Sale 7714

    Old Master & British Pictures

    24 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    Ignaz Stern (Mauerkirchen, Bavaria 1679-1748 Rome)

    An equestrian portrait of a nobleman as Protector of the Arts, before personifications of Sculpture, Poetry, Music and Painting

    Price Realised  

    Ignaz Stern (Mauerkirchen, Bavaria 1679-1748 Rome)
    An equestrian portrait of a nobleman as Protector of the Arts, before personifications of Sculpture, Poetry, Music and Painting
    oil on canvas
    29½ x 39¼ in. (75 x 99.2 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Professor Giancarlo Sestieri for confirming the attribution on the basis of photographs.

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    Provenance

    Kofler-Truniger Collection, Lucerne; Christie's, London, 8 July 1988, lot 51.