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Jurriaan Andriessen (Amsterdam 1742-1819)

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Jurriaan Andriessen (Amsterdam 1742-1819)

Portrait of a man wearing a tricorn hat, bust-length, perhaps a self-portrait; and Portrait of a woman

Details
Jurriaan Andriessen (Amsterdam 1742-1819) Portrait of a man wearing a tricorn hat, bust-length, perhaps a self-portrait; and Portrait of a woman pencil, traces of pencil framing lines (1); and watercolour, black chalk framing lines 3¼ x 2 7/8 in. (8.2 x 7.3 cm.); and 3 5/8 x 2 7/8 in. (9.1 x 7.3 cm.) (2)
Provenance
with Beethel, place unknown; from whom purchased by I.Q. van Regteren Altena on 10 July 1929 for 12.42 guilders (Inventory book: '730. t. J. Andriessen zelfportret?') (1) and for 5 guilders (Inventory book: '732. t. J. Andriessen een boerin') (2).
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Lot Essay

The man shown wearing a tricorn hat in the first drawing in the present lot has some striking physiognomic similarities to a self-portrait of Andriessen, executed at the age of 23 in 1765 (Koninklijk Oudheidkundig Genootschap, Amsterdam, inv. KOG, Atlas Amsterdam, Portretten, portefeuille I; image from the RKD).

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