London, South Kensington
25 April 2007
Studio of Frans Francken II (Antwerp 1581-1642)
Christ and the Woman taken in Adultery
oil on canvas
27¾ x 41 in. (70.5 x 104.2 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 18 March 1988, lot 40.
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