• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 57

    Wenceslaus Hollar (1607-1677) after Anthony van Dyck

    Charles II (Pennington 1442)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Wenceslaus Hollar (1607-1677) after Anthony van Dyck
    Charles II (Pennington 1442)
    engraving, 1630, on laid paper, watermark Fool's Cap, third state (of seven), with thread margins above and at left, trimmed to the platemark at right and below, a small brown spot below the top of the sword, small paper losses on three corners, generally in good condition
    P., S. 254 x 167 mm.


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    Provenance

    Lawson Thompson, Hertfordshire (L. 1770)
    An unidentified collectors mark (not in Lugt)