9 July 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 177 AND 195)
Johann Heiss (Memmingen 1640-1704 Augsburg)
Hercules spinning thread in Omphale's palace
oil on canvas
61½ x 78 in. (156.3 x 198.2 cm.)
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