1 November 1996
Circle of Hieronymus Francken (1540-1610)
The Mocking of Christ
oil on copper
8 x 5 1/8in. (20.5 x 13cm.)
Samuel Rogers; (+) Christie's, 3 May 1856 (=6th day), lot 627, as 'L. van Leyden' (with a pendant: 35gns. to Hateman).
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