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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3535B Marlborough
December 9, 2020 12:00 PMCalender
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Manner of Jan Anthonisz van Ravesteyn (Dutch, c. 1570-1657) Portrait of an Auburn-haired Gentleman in a Ruff

$1,250$1,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3535B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 09, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Manner of Jan Anthonisz van Ravesteyn (Dutch, c. 1570-1657)

Portrait of an Auburn-haired Gentleman in a Ruff
Unsigned, ascribed to Jan van Ravesteyn on a modern presentation plaque.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 18 in. (61.0 x 45.5 cm) framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, minor paint losses, craquelure.

N.B. This portrait was shown to experts at the Netherlands Institute for Art History who suggested that the work might be by the hand of an artist from the southern Netherlands, possibly even Spain.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Framed dimensions are 31 x 25 x 3 1/4 in.

Vertical line of craquelure at the tip of the sitter's nose.


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Keywords

Jan Anthonisz van Ravesteyn, Spain, Netherlands