Lot 3057 - A176 Tableaux de Maîtres Anciens - mardi, 22. mars 2016, 14h30

WAUTIER, MICHAELINA

(Mond c.1617 - 1689 Brussels)
Portrait of Martino Martini, Jesuit missionary in China. 1654.
Oil on canvas.
Signed and dated upper left: Michaelina Wautier fecit 1654. Chinese inscription upper right: Wei Kuangguo (Chinese title of the sitter).
69.5 x 59 cm.

Provenance:
- 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.

Prof. Katlijne Van der Stighelen bestätigt die Eigenhändigkeit dieses Gemäldes anhand einer Fotografie, wofür wir ihr danken.

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

CHF 7 000 / 10 000

€ 6 140 / 8 770

Vendu pour CHF 480 500 (frais inclus)
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