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    Sale 7714

    Old Master & British Pictures

    24 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 44

    North Italian School, mid-17th century

    Portrait of a bearded man, bust-length, in a brown doublet with black sleeves and a white collar

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    North Italian School, mid-17th century
    Portrait of a bearded man, bust-length, in a brown doublet with black sleeves and a white collar
    oil on canvas
    22 x 18 7/8 in. (55.9 x 47.9 cm.)


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    Literature

    M. Angel Asturias and P. Bardi, Velázquez, Milan, 1969, p. 112, no. 152, under 'Altre opere attribuite a Velázquez'.
    B. de Pantorba, Velázquez, 1964, no. 202A, as possibly by Velázquez, and possibly to be identified with the Head of don Carlos Bodequin, listed in the posthumous inventory of the artist.