11 November 1996,
Price realised NLG 461
NLG 800 - NLG 1,200
Jean Jules Heinsius (1740-1812)
Portrait of Frederik Sigismund Graaf van Bylandt (1749-1828), in uniform
signed and dated 'J J Heinsius/fecit/178(?)7'
black chalk, pencil framing lines, watermark Strasburg lily, framed
270 x 210 mm.
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A similarly signed portrait drawing was sold in these Rooms, 14 November 1988, lot 249, illustrated. The officer is identified on the backing of the frame. He was Captain of the Admiralty of the City of Amsterdam, and became Vice-Admiral in 1814.
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