London, South Kensington
9 December 2011
North Italian School, 17th century
Portrait of a man, half-length, in a black fur-trimmed coat, seated at a red-draped table, holding an open book, a bookcase to the left
oil on panel
35 5/8 x 28 1/8 in. (90.5 x 71.6 cm.)
with the inventory label '159' and a Rumyantsev Museum label (on the reverse).
Private Collection, Russia, by 1915.
Dr. jur. Hans Voss, Berlin.
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