• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2820

    Old Master and 19th Century Art

    6 May 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 26

    Jacob Gerritsz. Cuyp (Dordrecht 1594-c. 1652)

    Portrait of an officer, half-length, in armor, with a red sash

    Price Realised  

    Jacob Gerritsz. Cuyp (Dordrecht 1594-c. 1652)
    Portrait of an officer, half-length, in armor, with a red sash
    signed, dated and inscribed with the sitter's age 'AEtatis 32 An. ..37 JG Cuyp. Fecit' (center left)
    oil on panel
    74.3 x 58.1 cm.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    '' ! '' Lots Imported from outside the EU. The buyer's premium is 48.75% incl. VAT over the first €20,000, plus 42.8% incl. VAT of the hammer price between €20,001 and €800.000, plus 33.28% incl. VAT of any amount in excess of 800.000.


    Provenance

    with Jack Kilgore, New York.


    Literature

    A. Chong, 'Catalogue raisonné of Jacob Gerritsz. Cuyp's paintings', in S. Paarlberg, e.a., Jacob Gerritsz. Cuyp (1594-1652), Dordrecht, 2002, p. 175, no. 39.


    Exhibited

    Dordrecht, Dordrechts Museum, Jacob Gerritsz. Cuyp, 9 June-15 September 2002, pp. 116-7, no. 17, illustrated.