17 May 2004
Attributed to Gortzius Geldorp (Leuven 1553-1616 Cologne)
Portrait of a nobleman, aged 50, half-length, in a black costume and molenkraag, his gloves in his right hand
inscribed and dated 'Anno.1608/ÆTATIS.50' and inscribed with coat-of-arms (upper left)
oil on panel
59.1 x 45.3 cm.
Acquired by an ancestor of the present owner in Germany circa 1880, and by descent.
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'' ! '' :This Lot is imported from outside the EU. The Buyer's Premium is calculated as 30.505% of the hammer price up to a value of €110,000 plus 19.2% of any amount in excess of €110,000.
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