• Old Masters and 19th Century A auction at Christies

    Sale 7842

    Old Masters and 19th Century Art

    30 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 20

    Jan van Kessel I (Antwerp 1626-1679)

    The Virgin and Child, in a sculpted cartouche, surrounded by garlands of roses, tulips, carnations, lillies and other flowers

    Price Realised  

    Jan van Kessel I (Antwerp 1626-1679)
    The Virgin and Child, in a sculpted cartouche, surrounded by garlands of roses, tulips, carnations, lillies and other flowers
    oil on panel
    21 5/8 x 17 in. (54.9 x 43.2 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Fred Meijer, of the RKD, for confirming the attribution, on inspection of the original. The figures may have been painted by Erasmus Quellinus II (Antwerp 1607-1678).

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