25 November 2003
THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLE FAMILY (LOTS 1-2)
Anglo-Dutch School, circa 1630
Portrait of a young girl, full-length, in a white dress trimmed with crimson ribbons, and a feathered headdress, in an interior, her left hand resting on a table, holding a red rose in her right hand, a dog by her side
oil on canvas
42 x 33 in. (106.7 x 83.8 cm.)
Stephen Mitchell (+), Boquhan, Kippen, Stirlingshire; Christie's, London, 24 November 1933, lot 141, as 'A. Van. Ravesteyn' (22 gns. to Goldschmidt).
H.J. Goldschmidt; Christie's, London, 7 May 1937, lot 123, as 'Cuyp' (5 gns. to Howard).
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