1 - 2 September 2009,
Price realised USD 2,375
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
Follower of Sir Godfrey Kneller
Portrait of Basil Fielding, fourth Earl of Denbigh, head and shoulders, wearing armor
with inscription 'BASIL 4th EARL of Denbigh B.D. 1716' (upper left)
oil on canvas
30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
This lot is offered without reserve.
Anonymous Sale; Christie's South Kensington, 7 March 1996, lot 18.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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