17 - 18 November 2015,
Price realised EUR 5,000
EUR 4,000 - EUR 6,000
Follower of Frederik van Valckenborch
The Feast of King Belshazzar
annotated 'MANE EHETEL PHARES' (upper centre)
oil on panel
74.2 x 104.8 cm.
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This lot largely follows the composition by Frederik van Valckenborch in the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.
In possession of the family of the present owner since at least 100 years.
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