Lot 3057 - A176 Old Master Paintings - Tuesday, 22. March 2016, 02.30 PM
- Auction, Dobiaschofsky, Bern, 18.-19.10.1973, Lot 665 (with false assignment of the sitter as "Vermutliches Bildnis des Johannes Hus").
- Since that time, in a Swiss private collection.
Van der Stighelen, Katlijne: Prima inter pares. Over de voorkeur van aartshertog Leopold-Wilhelm voor Michaelina Woutiers (ca 1620-na 1682), in: Vlieghe, Hans / Van der Stighelen, Katlijne (ed.): Sponsors of the Past. Flemish Art and Patronage 1550-1700, p. 91-116, fig. 24, p. 108.
We are grateful to Prof. Katlijne Van der Stighelen for confirming the present painting as a work by the hand of the artist on the basis of a photograph. She dates it between 1646 and 1659 based on stylistic considerations and will publish it in her upcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist.
CHF 7 000 / 10 000
€ 6 140 / 8 770
Sold for CHF 480 500 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.