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Flemish School, 16th Century Devotional Diptych: Christ with the Symbols of the Passion

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2704B
Lot:
302
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2704B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 07, 2014 4:00PM

Description:

Flemish School, 16th Century

Devotional Diptych: Christ with the Symbols of the Passion and St. Peter
Unsigned.
Oil on wood with metal hinges, each panel 16 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (41.5 x 23.5 cm), mounted in a Plexiglas box frame.
Condition: Retouch, craquelure, surface grime.

Provenance: Estate of Hester Marion (nee Chanler) Pickman (1894-1989) of Billerica, Massachusetts, purportedly acquired in Paris in the 1920s or 1930s. Mrs. Pickman was the daughter of John Winthrop Chanler, a descendent of J.J. Astor.
Estimate $10,000-15,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Flemish School, metal hinges, John Winthrop Chanler, Massachusetts, Hester Marion, Billerica, Paris, Pickman

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