Lot 3101 - A196 19th Century Paintings - Friday, 26. March 2021, 04.00 PM

PETRUS VAN SCHENDEL

(Terheijden 1806–1870 Brussels)
A young woman by candlelight. 1829.
Oil on panel.
Signed and dated on the lower right of the arch: P. van. Schendel. fec: 1829.
27 × 21 cm.

Provenance:
- Sotheby's auction, Amsterdam, 18.5.1981, Lot 347.
- Swiss private collection.

We are grateful to Dr. Jan de Meere for confirming the authenticity of the painting on the basis of a photograph and for his help with cataloguing. For him, the oak panel, which was usually used by the artist in his early work, confirms that the present work was produced circa 1829.

CHF 8 000 / 10 000

€ 7 480 / 9 350

Sold for CHF 10 000 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.