02-14-2020 02-14-2020
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3345B Boston
February 14, 2020 10:00 AMCalender

Eight Framed Engraved Portraits of Illustrious Persons

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3345B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 14, 2020 10:00AM


Eight Framed Engraved Portraits of Illustrious Persons, England and France, probably 18th century impressions, reproducing famous paintings by Holbein, Van Dyke, and others, two engravings from Pierre Lombart's Les Comtesses series, three of Elizabethan worthies engraved by James and Paul Knapton, the sitters include Francis Bacon, Ann of Cleves, Lucia, Comitisa de Carlile (Lucy Hay [née Percy], Countess of Carlisle), Mary Queen of Scots, and Philip Earl of Pembroke, sight size 14 x 10, frames 18 3/4 x 14 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

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Francis Bacon, James, Ann, Mary Queen, Lucia, Lucy Hay, Percy, Philip Earl, Pierre Lombart, Paul Knapton, de Carlile, Holbein, France, United Kingdom