27 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
Sir William Rothenstein (Bradford 1872-1945 London)
Pope Julius II, after Raphael
signed with initials and inscribed 'W.R./Julius' (lower left), numbered '3.' (lower right) and inscribed 'RAPHAEL' (upper right)
oil on canvas
20 x 15 in. (51 x 38 cm.)
Purchased by the Brian Sewell at the 1990 exhibition.
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London, Max Rutherston, William Rothenstein, February - March 1990, no. 1.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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