• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5927

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    29 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 495

    Spanish School, 17th Century

    Portrait of a gentleman, half-length, in a black coat and ruff, a letter in his right hand

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Spanish School, 17th Century
    Portrait of a gentleman, half-length, in a black coat and ruff, a letter in his right hand
    oil on canvas
    27 7/8 x 20 3/8 in. (70.8 x 51.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 10 Feb 1967, lot 118, as 'Velázquez' (where acquired by the husband of the present owner).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot is being sold with no reserve.