London, South Kensington
5 September 2007
After Frans van Mieris
An elderly man, three-quarter-length, seated in a beige robe with a black cap, holding a book in his left hand and glasses in his right
with signature and indistinct date 'F.V. Mieris Fec. 38 (?) (upper right)
oil on panel
9 5/8 x 7 3/8 in. (24.4 x 19 cm.)
Leeds Art Gallery and Estate Saleroom, 12 Albion Street, Leeds, 22nd April 1875 (according to a label on the reverse).
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After the picture sold; (+)John Stansfeld; Christies, London, 29 April 1932, Lot 46 (14 gns. to Turle).
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