Old Masters Online Auction

March 03 - 08, 2018

Online Auction
LOT 13
Attributed to Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723)
  • Attributed to Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723)
  • Attributed to Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723)
  • Attributed to Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723)

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Attributed to Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723), British

SAID TO BE A PORTRAIT OF BARONNE DE ROTHCHILD

Oil on canvas laid down on plywood panel; inscribed to the artist and titled in pencil verso, further inscribed: “Grandmother of H.C. Hargrave, Bath, England” in the same hand upper left verso
36 x 27.25 in — 91.4 x 69.2 cm

Estimate $1,200-$1,800

Realised: $1,140
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

H.C. Hargraves, Bath, England;
By descent to her son, Peter Hargraves, Toronto;
Ex. Collection Canadian artist Karl May and his wife, Toronto;
Purchased by the present Private Collection, Toronto from the Eglinton Art Gallery, Toronto, the gallery owned by Karl May and his wife in the late 1950s.