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    Sale 7744

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art Day Sale

    8 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 153

    Pieter Cornelisz. van Slingeland (Leiden 1640-1691)

    Portrait of a lady, half-length, in pink with pearls, holding a pink rose, beside a statue of Flora, in a courtyard, a landscape beyond

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    Pieter Cornelisz. van Slingeland (Leiden 1640-1691)
    Portrait of a lady, half-length, in pink with pearls, holding a pink rose, beside a statue of Flora, in a courtyard, a landscape beyond
    signed 'slingeland' (lower right, on socle of statue)
    oil on panel
    7¾ x 6¾ in. (19.8 x 17.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Johann van der Marck, Burgomaster of Leiden; (+) sale, De Winter, Amsterdam, 23 August 1773, lot 299, sold with a pendant (Hofstede de Groot, op. cit, no. 146) (50 florins to Yver, presumably Jan Yver, the well known auctioneer and dealer).
    Jacques Clemens, Canon of St. Bavo, Ghent; (+) sale, Ghent, 21 June 1779, lot 260.
    Van Saceghem, Ghent; his sale, Le Roy, Brussels, 2 June 1851, lot 78 (185 francs to Léord).
    Jean Baptiste Foucart; (+) sale, Valenciennes, Gostieau, 12 October 1898, lot 142.
    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 14 December 2000, lot 157 (sold £28,100).


    Literature

    C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné..., V, London, 1913, p. 468, no. 169.