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Date of the auction: 28.10.2020

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School of Palma Giovane

School of Palma Giovane The Flagellation of Christ Oil on panel 34 x 23 1/2 inches (86.4 x 59.7 cm) This work, which was possibly intended as an organ door, is closely related to an engraving by Aegidius Sadeler the Younger, which records the composition of a now-lost Flagellation by Palma formerly

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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German School

German School 16th Century Madonna and Child Oil on panel 16 x 10 1/8 inches (40.7 x 25.72 cm) Provenance: The Boydell Galleries, Liverpool This paintings is closely related to several works by Lucas Cranach the Younger. C
Pigment separation in the upper right quadrant. A few light surfaces scuffs

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Circle of Adriaen van der Werff

Circle of Adriaen van der Werff Mother and Child Oil on canvas 18 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches (47 x 36.12 cm) This composition relates to a Holy Family by Adriaen van der Werff that exists in several versions. Provenance: Estate of Mrs. James P. Warburg, Greenwich, CT Literature: Barbara Gaehtgens, Adriaen

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Attributed to Felice Fortunato Biggi

Attributed to Felice Fortunato Biggi Opulent Floral Still Life in a Landscape : An Overdoor or Coach Panel Oil on canvas, irregularly shaped 34 1/2 x 56 inches (87.63 x 142.24 cm) Provenance: Twentieth Century Fox studio properties collection, 1932 C
Some craquelure throughout. 1/4 inch hole with

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Attributed to Jan Harmenz Muller

Attributed to Jan Harmenz Muller A Roman Abducting a Sabine Woman : Two Each oil on heavy copper plate Each 17 1/8 x 12 inches (43.5 x 30.48 cm) These paintings are versions of two of three engravings that the Amsterdam artist Jan Harmensz. Muller executed around 1598, which showed a wax statuette

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Attributed to Clara-Agathe Nargeot

Attributed to Clara-Agathe Nargeot Children at Play Oil on canvas 29 x 23 1/4 inches (73.7 x 59 cm) Provenance: The Estate of Lili Israel, New York C
Glue relined. Generally in very sound condition. Some touches of restoration to the faces of the girl holding the dove; the boy blowing bubbles and

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Circle of Nicolas Poussin

Circle of Nicolas Poussin Sleeping Venus Oil on canvas 33 7/8 x 43 1/4 inches (86 x 110 cm) Unframed C
Inpainting throughout. Three areas of repair in the center right the largest of which is approximately three inches long. Craquelure. Glue relined

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Circle of Michael Dahl

Circle of Michael Dahl Portrait of a Lady in Blue Oil on canvas 24 x 20 inches (61 x 50.8 cm) C
Eight inch area of restoration to the left of the sitter's head running vertically. There is inpainting at the edges and corners primarily focused in the upper left. Losses in each corner under the

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Circle of Anthony van Dyck

Circle of Anthony van Dyck Portrait of Bishop Antoine Triest Oil on canvas 25 x 20 inches (63.5 x 50.8 cm) Provenance: John Levy Galleries, New York, February 2, 1927 C The Estate of Madelyn Brown Harris
A few spots of inpainting in the robes of the sitter. A small restoration in the forehead

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$6,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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English School

English School 17th Century Portrait of Cuthbert Featherstonhaugh, dated 1598, and Portrait of a Woman in Ruff : Two Inscribed Cuthbert Fetherstone-Haugh / Offiarus in curia Di / Regis 1598 Oil on panel Each 22 1/2 x 17 inches (57.2 x 43.2 cm) C
(i) Panel with two complete splits. Some inpainting at

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Spanish School

Spanish School 17th Century Crucifixion Oil on copper 10 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches (27 x 19.7 cm) C
A few carefully applied touches of inpainting. Frame rub

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$700 - US$1,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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French School

French School 18th Century An Allegory of Painting Oil on canvas 29 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches (74.9 x 62.2 cm) C
Above the subject's head there is a 1/2 area of repair, another is located to the left of the sitter in the background. Above the Subject's hand holding the drawing utensil there is a repaired

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$3,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Attributed to Sir Godfrey Kneller

Attributed to Sir Godfrey Kneller Portrait of Mary Borlase, 1st Wife of Sir H. Miller, d. 1679 Inscribed Mary Borlase. / 1st wife of / Sir H. Miller. / D. 1679 (ur) Oil on canvas 50 x 40 1/2 inches (127 x 102.9 cm) C
In the upper left corner there is a 1 x 1 inch "L" shaped tear. There are a few

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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English School

English School 18th Century Portrait of a Lady Bears inscription Ann [sic] Wetherill on the stretcher Oil on canvas 14 x 11 1/2 inches (35.6 x 29.2 cm) C
A 1 1/2 x 1 inch repair is present to the right of the sitter's head. This repair extend approximately 1/8 into the the subject's check and eye. A

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Manner of Jean Baptiste Martin de Batailles

Manner of Jean Baptiste Martin de Batailles The Duchess of Portsmouth on Horseback Inscribed Me. La Duchesse / De Portsmouth (ll) Oil on canvas 26 1/2 x 22 7/8 inches (67.3 x 58.1 cm) Provenance: Christie's East, New York, Nov. 13, 1997, C
Light scratch in the center at the belly and back leg of the

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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School of Sir Anthony Van Dyck

School of Sir Anthony Van Dyck Portrait of Jean de Richardot Oil on canvas 18 x 15 inches (45.7 x 38.1 cm) C
A few small scattered losses. 1/8 inch area of lifting paint at the upper center. Inpainting of various ages throughout. The most notably along the edges and along the craquelure lines in

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Studio of Hyacinthe Rigaud

Studio of Hyacinthe Rigaud Portrait of a Nobleman, Said to be Stanislas Leszczynski, Duc de Lorraine Oil on canvas 55 1/4 x 43 7/8 inches (140.3 x 111.4 cm) Provenance: Sale: Doyle New York, May 14, 2003, C
3 x 4 inch area of inpainting center left near the subject of the sitter. Some older

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Manner of Nicolas de Largilliere

Manner of Nicolas de Largilliere Portrait of Sir John Throckmorton Oil on canvas 53 1/8 x 39 inches (134.9 x 99.1 cm) C
In the background in the upper right there is an area of restoration approximately 12 x 3 inches with a corresponding patch on the reverse. There is another smaller repair in the

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Follower of Luca Cambiaso

Follower of Luca Cambiaso Adoration of the Shepherds Bears two unidentified collector's marks (ll) Brown ink and wash on paper 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches (29.2 x 21 cm) Unframed C
The paper is toned and bears slight staining

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$3,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Manner of Giuseppe Gaulli Bibiena

Manner of Giuseppe Gaulli Bibiena Design for an Opera Set Bears unidentified collector's mark (ll) Brown ink and wash on paper 11 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches (29.5 x 21 cm) Unframed C
Paper is toned and some staining is present

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Follower of Luca Cambiaso Hercules

Follower of Luca Cambiaso Hercules Bears two unidentified collector's marks (lr) Brown ink and wash on paper 11 1/2 x 8 1/8 (29.2 x 20.6 cm) Unframed C
The paper is toned and there is some minor staining. Crease at the lower right corner

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Continental School

Continental School Early 18th Century A Lady as the Goddess Diana and A Lady as a Nymph Pursued by a Satyr : Two Oil on panel Each 15 x 19 1/2 inches (38.1 x 49.53 cm) C
A Lady as the Goddess Diana - several very small paint losses in the upper right quadrant. Panel is warped. Somewhat uneven

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$3,500

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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French School

French School 18th/19th Century Portrait of a Lady Oil on canvas 29 1/4 x 21 1/8 inches (74.3 x 53.66 cm) C
Glue relined. Nailed into frame. Scattered spots of inpainting in and around the lady, with contours reinforced. Further inpainting visible at the edges

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$4,500

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Austrian School

Austrian School 18th/19th Century Portrait of a Lady Holding a Letter Oil on canvas 24 x 19 3/4 inches (60.96 x 50.17 cm) C
Glue relined. Scattered inpainting throughout, mostly concentrated at upper left and in the lower right corner. A few spots in her face and a larger area of inpainting (about 1

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$3,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Cornelis van Haarlem

Cornelis van Haarlem Dutch, 1562-1638 Eight Boys with a Dog Signed with monogram (cl) Oil on panel 13 1/2 x 19 1/4 inches (34.29 x 48.9 cm) Provenance: Sale, Christies, New York, Jan. 18, 1983, This work is accompanied by a certificate from Walter Berndt. C Property from the Collection of Gustav and

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Attributed to Jacob Woutersz Vosmaer

Attributed to Jacob Woutersz Vosmaer Floral Still Life with Insects Oil on panel 21 1/2 x 16 1/4 inches (54.61 x 41.28 cm) C Property from the Collection of Gustav and Mira Berger
Panel is cradled. A few losses near the bottom and top edges, concealed when framed. Scattered spots of inpainting with

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Johan Daniel Bager

Johan Daniel Bager German, 1734-1815 Still Life of Fruit Signed J D Bager (lr) Oil on panel 19 x 15 1/4 inches (48.26 x 38.74 cm) C Property from the Collection of Gustav and Mira Berger
There is a 1/2 appendage to panel around the edges, with corresponding inpainting visible under UV. There is also

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Attributed to Peter Bout and Adriaen Boudewyns

Attributed to Peter Bout and Adriaen Boudewyns A Southern Port Inscribed indistinctly on the upper stretcher bar Oil on canvas 11 3/4 x 17 inches (29.85 x 43.18 cm) C Property from the Collection of Gustav and Mira Berger
Glue relined. Craquelure. Scattered spots of inpainting visible throughout

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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Joost Cornelisz Droochsloot

Joost Cornelisz Droochsloot Dutch, 1586-1666 Beggars , 1645 Signed JCo. Drooch. Sloot and dated 1645 (cl) Oil on panel 11 1/4 x 16 1/2 inches (28.58 x 41.91 cm) C Property from the Collection of Gustav and Mira Berger
Repaired horizontal split to panel, partially reinforced on the reverse with three

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020

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David Rykaert III

David Rykaert III Flemish, 1612-1661 Family in a Kitchen Signed D. Rykaert (lr) Oil on panel 14 3/4 x 21 1/4 inches (37.47 x 53.98 cm) C Property from the Collection of Gustav and Mira Berger
Old restoration visible along the edges and just above the father and child. Appendages to panel around the

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$3,000

Date: 28 Oct 2020