6 July 2007
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTs 134 AND 139)
Mattheus van Helmont (Antwerp 1623-1679 Brussels)
The Liberation of Saint Peter
oil on panel, stamped on the reverse with the coat-of-arms of the city of Antwerp and the panel maker's mark of François de Bout
24 3/8 x 32 in. (62 x 82.5 cm.)
with inventory number '724' (painted on the reverse)
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 30 November 1983, lot 69.
Anonymous sale [The Property of a European Collector]; Christie's, London, 4 July 1997, lot 21.
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