14 May 2009
After Sir Anthony van Dyck
Equestrian portrait of Prince Francis Thomas of Savoy-Carignano (1596-1656), with a draped column and a landscape beyond
oil on canvas
31¾ x 24 in. (81 x 61 cm.)
in a carved and gilded frame
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 17 April 2003, lot 504.
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After the painting by van Dyck in the Galleria Sabauda, Turin (inv. no. 743).
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