2 September 1998
Follower of Martin von Mijtens
Portrait of Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (1727-1777), standing half length, wearing armour, with an ermine-lined red velvet cape, the sash and order of the Golden Fleece and the order of Saint George of Bavaria
oil on canvas
83.2 x 66.1 cm
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To be compared with the picture sold at Christie's London, 8 May 1987, lot 96, with ill., depicting the same sitter. We are grateful to K. Schaffers of the Iconografisch Bureau, The Hague, for her help in cataloguing this lot.
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