• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2289

    Christie's Interiors

    9 - 10 February 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 72

    Leonaert Bramer (Dutch, 1596-1674)

    The Circumcision

    Price Realised  

    Leonaert Bramer (Dutch, 1596-1674)
    The Circumcision
    oil on panel
    26½ x 33½ in. (67.3 x 85.1 cm.)


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    There are several other painted versions of the subject by Bramer, including one formerly in the collection of Richard Feigen, New York, and one in a private collection on loan to the Worcester Art Museum. Drawings of the subject by Bramer are in the collection of Maida and George Abrams, and in a private collection in New York.

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs. Clifford Ambrose Truesdell


    Exhibited

    Milwaukee, Haggerty Museum of Art, Leonaert Bramer 1594-1674: A Painter of the Night, 4 December 1992-28 February 1993, no. 12.