21 April 2004
Maarten van Heemskerck (Heemskerck 1498-1574 Haarlem)
The Judgement of Paris
oil on panel
10½ x 13 1/8 in. (26.7 x 33.5 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 4 February 1977, lot 102, as 'M. van Heemskerck'.
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R. Grosshaus, Maerten van Heemskerk. Die Gemälde, Berlin, 1980, p. 212, pl. 115.
I.M. Veldman, 'The Judgement of Paris, a Newly Discovered Painting by Maerten van Heemskerk', Mercury, VII, 1988, p. 14, fig. 2.
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