7 May 2013
Nicolaes Maes (Dordrecht 1634-1693 Amsterdam)
Portrait of a lady, half-length, in a black dress with a white 'molensteenkraag' and white lace cap, holding a pair of white gloves
inscribed with the sitter's age, signed and dated 'Æ. 53. N.MAES. A. 1657' (AE linked, lower right)
oil on panel, oval
81 x 69.2 cm.
Anonymous sale; Charpentier, Paris, 30 May 1949, lot 57 (Frs. 31,000).
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L. Krempel, Studien zu den datierten Gemälden des Nicolaes Maes (1634-1693), Petersberg, 2000, no. B 21.
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