23 - 24 June 2015
Antwerp School, c. 1520
Saint Catherine holding a sword before an extensive landscape with a castle, a flock of sheep and a scene from her encounter with the breaking wheel
oil on panel
37.6 x 26 cm.
W.E. Biscoe, Esq.; Christie’s, London, 20 June 1896, lot 64, as Lucas van Leyden (50 gns. to Butler);
Charles Butler, of Warrenwood, Hatfield, Esq.; Christie’s, London, 25 May 1911, lot 196, as Lucas van Leyden (260 gns. to L. Douglas).
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