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    Sale 1986

    Important Old Master Paintings Part I And Part II

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 248

    Pieter Huys Antwerp 1519-1594

    The Descent into Limbo

    Price Realised  

    Pieter Huys Antwerp 1519-1594
    The Descent into Limbo
    oil on panel
    21¼ x 27 in. 54 x 68.6 cm.


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    The subject and composition of the present painting are repeated in two other versions, sold at Christie's London, 12 December 2001, lot 4 (£37,600=$54,144) and Christie's London, 7 December 2007, lot 106 (£78,500=$158,570).