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    Sale 5858

    Old Masters & 19th Century Works of Art

    10 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 48

    Prague School, c.1600

    Portrait of a gentleman traditionally identified as Herzog von Alba, presumably Antonio Álvarez de Toledo y Beaumont, Herzog von Alba V (1568-1639), bust-length, in a black doublet and cap

    Price Realised  

    Prague School, c.1600
    Portrait of a gentleman traditionally identified as Herzog von Alba, presumably Antonio Álvarez de Toledo y Beaumont, Herzog von Alba V (1568-1639), bust-length, in a black doublet and cap
    with inscription 'Hertzog [stet.] Alba im spannen gur..neu der Niederländer' (on the reverse of the copper)
    oil on copper
    10 x 8½ in. (25.5 x 21.7 cm.)
    in a mecca frame


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