19 April 2007
Venetian School, 18th Century
Head of a youth, a study
oil on canvas
15½ x 12 1/8 in. 39.3 x 30.7 cm.
with Jacques Goudstikker, Amsterdam, 1928.
Looted by the Nazi authorities, July 1940.
Recovered by the Allies, 1945.
in the custody of the Dutch Government.
Restituted in February 2006 to the heir of Jacques Goudstikker.
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Old master paintings: An illustrated summary catalogue, Rijksdienst Beeldende Kunst (The Netherlandish Office for the Fine Arts), The Hague, 1992, p. 302, no. 2669, illustrated (as 'Follower of Paolo Veronese').
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