25 April 2001
Werner van den Valckert (The Hague c. 1580/5-after 1627 Amsterdam)
Portrait of a lady, aged 30, half-length, in an embroidered burgundy bodice, with a white ruff and white cap, a glove in her right hand
signed, inscribed and dated '1620 æ '30/W.V. VALCKERT Fc' (on a cartellino, upper right)
oil on panel
25½ x 20½ in. (64.8 x 52.1 cm.)
with Arthur de Casseres, 27 St. James's Street, London, by whom sold, 8 October 1935, to
Mrs. N.R. Carter (according to a note on the reverse).
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