Lot 3034 - A162 Old Master Paintings - Friday, 21. September 2012, 03.00 PM

GOYA, FRANCISCO DE

(Fuendetodos 1746 - 1828 Bordeaux)
Lot and his daughters.
Oil on canvas.
91 x 125 cm.

Provenance:
- Linker collection, Bilbao, 1930.
- Swiss private collection. Literature:
- Mayer, August L.: Francisco de Goya, London 1924; Barcelona 1925, no. 14a.
- Sanchez Canton, F.J.: Goya, Paris 1930, fig. 7 (erroneously entitled as 'Noah and his daughters').
- Sanchez Canton, F.J.: Vida y obras de Goya, Madrid 1951, p. 31.

- Gudiol Ricart, José: Goya, biographie, analyse critique et catalogue des peintures, Paris 1970, 4 vols, vol. 1, p. 238, no. 108, fig. vol. 2, no. 184 (dated here circa 1775-1780).
- Gassier, Pierre / Wilson, Juliet: Vie et oeuvre de Francisco Goya, Office du Livre, 1970, no. 168, p. 77, fig. p. 91.
- Angelis, Rita De: Das gemalte Gesamtwerk von Goya, Milan 1974, no. 182., p. 101, fig. p. 99 (here dated circa 1780-1790).
- Camon Aznar, José: Francisco José de Goya, 4 vols, Saragossa 1980-1982, vol. 1, p. 68, fig. p. 253. With copy of a letter from August L. Mayer to the collector Linker, Bilbao, dated 12. 11. 1923, in which he confirms the artist and the inclusion of the work in his publication (see literature).

CHF 600 000 / 800 000

€ 526 320 / 701 750

Sold for CHF 2 665 000 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.