Old Masters & 19th Century Art Evening Sale

Christie's
7 July 2009, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 07.07.2009

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Jacob Duck (?Utrecht c. 1600-1667 Utrecht)

Jacob Duck (?Utrecht c . 1600-1667 Utrecht)
The contract: A lady presenting a letter to a gentleman, and an old lady studying another, in an interior
Jacob Duck (?Utrecht c . 1600-1667 Utrecht) The contract: A lady presenting a letter to a gentleman, and an old lady studying another, in an interior

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Hendrick Martensz. Sorgh (Rotterdam 1609/11-1670)

Hendrick Martensz. Sorgh (Rotterdam 1609/11-1670)
A vegetable market
Hendrick Martensz. Sorgh (Rotterdam 1609/11-1670) A vegetable market indistinctly signed (?) (centre right) oil on panel 18½ x 24½ in. (47 x 62.5 cm

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Frans Hals (Antwerp 1581/5-1666 Haarlem)

Frans Hals (Antwerp 1581/5-1666 Haarlem)
The head of a boy
Frans Hals (Antwerp 1581/5-1666 Haarlem) The head of a boy oil on panel, circular 11¾ in. (29.9 cm.) diam

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Studio of Sebastiaen Vrancx (Antwerp 1573-1647)

Studio of Sebastiaen Vrancx (Antwerp 1573-1647)
The Four Seasons
Studio of Sebastiaen Vrancx (Antwerp 1573-1647) The Four Seasons oil on panel, the reverses branded with the coat-of-arms of the city of Antwerp and the panel-maker's mark of a clover leaf 20 5/8 x 32 in. (52.4 x 81.3 cm.) a set of

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp)

Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp)
The Preaching of Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness
Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp) The Preaching of Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness oil on panel 40 x 65¾ in. (102 x 167 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,000,000 - £1,500,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Workshop of Quinten Metsys (Leuven 1466-1530 Kiel, near Antw...

Workshop of Quinten Metsys (Leuven 1466-1530 Kiel, near Antwerp)
Suppliants in the office of two tax collectors
Workshop of Quinten Metsys (Leuven 1466-1530 Kiel, near Antwerp) Suppliants in the office of two tax collectors with signature 'Quintyn. M. ff' (lower centre) oil on panel 30 7/8 x 37 in

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp)

Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp)
The Payment of Tithes
Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp) The Payment of Tithes signed 'P. BREUGHEL' (lower left) oil on panel 21 5/8 x 34¼ in. (55 x 87 cm

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Lucas Cranach II (Wittenberg 1515-1586 Weimar)

Lucas Cranach II (Wittenberg 1515-1586 Weimar)
Lucretia
Lucas Cranach II (Wittenberg 1515-1586 Weimar) Lucretia signed with the artist's serpent device (lower left) oil on panel, unframed 30 x 21¾ in. (76.2 x 55.4 cm

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Giovanni di Bartolomeo Cristiani (Pistoia, before 1366-after...

Giovanni di Bartolomeo Cristiani (Pistoia, before 1366-after 1398)
The Cross flanked by the Virgin and Christ in the Tomb, with Saints John the Baptist, Peter, Matthew, Luke, John the Evangelist, Bartholomew, Lawrence and seven other saints, and the Instruments of the Passion
Giovanni di Bartolomeo

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Girolamo da Santacroce (Santa Croce, Bergamo 1480/5-after 15...

Girolamo da Santacroce (Santa Croce, Bergamo 1480/5-after 1556 Venice)
Scenes from Orlando Furioso : Agramante laying siege to Paris, Charlemagne leading Angelica away from Orlando, and Orlando routing the Moorish squadrons; and The duel of Orlando and Manricardo, the duel of Manricardo and Zerbino

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Baccio della Porta, called Fra Bartolommeo (Florence, 1472-1...

Baccio della Porta, called Fra Bartolommeo (Florence, 1472-1517)
The Madonna and Child in a landscape with Saint Elizabeth and the Infant Saint John the Baptist
Baccio della Porta, called Fra Bartolommeo (Florence, 1472-1517) The Madonna and Child in a landscape with Saint Elizabeth and the Infant

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £2,000,000 - £3,000,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Florentine School, mid-15th Century

Florentine School, mid-15th Century
The Siege of Carthage: a cassone panel
Florentine School, mid-15th Century The Siege of Carthage: a cassone panel tempera on panel 16 x 61¼ in. (40.6 x 155.7 cm

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Giuliano Bugiardini (Florence 1475-1554)

Giuliano Bugiardini (Florence 1475-1554)
Portrait of a young gentleman, half-length, in a blue doublet and white shirt, with a black hat
Giuliano Bugiardini (Florence 1475-1554) Portrait of a young gentleman, half-length, in a blue doublet and white shirt, with a black hat oil on poplar panel 29 x

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £150,000 - £250,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Jacopo Negretti, Palma il Giovane (Venice 1544-1628)

Jacopo Negretti, Palma il Giovane (Venice 1544-1628)
The Nativity of the Virgin, in a feigned arch
Jacopo Negretti, Palma il Giovane (Venice 1544-1628) The Nativity of the Virgin, in a feigned arch oil on canvas 124 3/8 x 76 3/8 in. (315.9 x 194 cm

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Jacopo da Ponte, called Jacopo Bassano (Bassano del Grappa c...

Jacopo da Ponte, called Jacopo Bassano (Bassano del Grappa c. 1510-1592)
Portrait of a military commander, three-quarter-length, in armour, wearing a broadsword and holding a partigiana
Jacopo da Ponte, called Jacopo Bassano (Bassano del Grappa c. 1510-1592) Portrait of a military commander

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Giovanni Antonio Galli, called Lo Spadarino (Rome 1585-after...

Giovanni Antonio Galli, called Lo Spadarino (Rome 1585-after 1651/3)
Ecce Homo
Giovanni Antonio Galli, called Lo Spadarino (Rome 1585-after 1651/3) Ecce Homo oil on canvas 37½ x 52 in. (95.3 x 132.1 cm

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £150,000 - £200,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Sir Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London)

Sir Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London)
Portrait of a military commander, bust-length in profile, in damascened armour with white collar and red sash
Sir Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London) Portrait of a military commander, bust-length in profile, in damascened armour with white

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Giacomo Ceruti (Milan 1698-1767)

Giacomo Ceruti (Milan 1698-1767)
Portrait of Donna Alba Regina del Ferro, three-quarter-length, in a black dress, holding a book
Giacomo Ceruti (Milan 1698-1767) Portrait of Donna Alba Regina del Ferro, three-quarter-length, in a black dress, holding a book oil on canvas 45 5/8 x 31 1/8 in. (105.7 x

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £120,000 - £180,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Jacques Courtois, il Borgognone (Saint-Hyppolite 1621-1676 R...

Jacques Courtois, il Borgognone (Saint-Hyppolite 1621-1676 Rome)
Battle scene with infantry, cavalry and cannon, a fortress and a city beyond
Jacques Courtois, il Borgognone (Saint-Hyppolite 1621-1676 Rome) Battle scene with infantry, cavalry and cannon, a fortress and a city beyond oil on canvas

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £250,000 - £350,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Pedro de Camprobín (Almagro 1605-1674 Seville)

Pedro de Camprobín (Almagro 1605-1674 Seville)
Pomegranates, quince and apples in a pewter tureen, on a partly-draped ledge with a gold ewer and flowers, at a balustrade with a draped column, above a palace courtyard, a view of a city beyond; and Pears, grapes and apples in a pewter tureen, on a

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £150,000 - £250,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Tómas Hiepes (Valencia 1600-1674)

Tómas Hiepes (Valencia 1600-1674)
Pomegranates, grapes in a basket and citrons in a formal garden with fruit trees and a fountain, an extensive landscape beyond
Tómas Hiepes (Valencia 1600-1674) Pomegranates, grapes in a basket and citrons in a formal garden with fruit trees and a fountain, an

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Lieven Cruyl (Ghent 1640-1720)

Lieven Cruyl (Ghent 1640-1720)
View of the construction of the Pont-Royal, Paris, in 1687
Lieven Cruyl (Ghent 1640-1720) View of the construction of the Pont-Royal, Paris, in 1687 signed and inscribed 'LIVINVS CRUYL PBR, ET PATRICIVS - GANDENSIS fecit Parisijs eodem Anno.' and further inscribed

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Jan Josefsz. van Goyen (Leiden 1596-1656 The Hague)

Jan Josefsz. van Goyen (Leiden 1596-1656 The Hague)
A river estuary with Dutch shipping and a lighthouse
Jan Josefsz. van Goyen (Leiden 1596-1656 The Hague) A river estuary with Dutch shipping and a lighthouse signed with initials and dated 'VG 1653' (lower left) oil on panel 11 x 16 3/8 in. (27.9 x

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp)

Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp)
The Wedding Dance
Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp) The Wedding Dance oil on panel 16½ x 23 in. (41.9 x 58.5 cm

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £180,000 - £240,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp)

Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp)
The Bird Trap
Pieter Brueghel II (Brussels 1564/5-1637/8 Antwerp) The Bird Trap oil on panel transferred to canvas 14½ x 21¼ in. (37.5 x 54 cm

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £150,000 - £200,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Frederik Marinus Kruseman (Haarlem 1816-1882 Sint-Gillis)

Frederik Marinus Kruseman (Haarlem 1816-1882 Sint-Gillis)
Wood gatherers in a winter landscape, with a castle beyond
Frederik Marinus Kruseman (Haarlem 1816-1882 Sint-Gillis) Wood gatherers in a winter landscape, with a castle beyond signed and dated 'FMKruseman fc. 1870' (lower left); and signed

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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David Teniers II (Antwerp 1610-1690 Brussels)

David Teniers II (Antwerp 1610-1690 Brussels)
A man and woman smoking a pipe, seated in an interior, with peasants playing cards beyond
David Teniers II (Antwerp 1610-1690 Brussels) A man and woman smoking a pipe, seated in an interior, with peasants playing cards beyond signed 'D. TENIERS F' (lower

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £120,000 - £180,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Sir Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London)

Sir Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London)
Portrait of Mrs. Oliver St. John, later Lady Poulett, full-length, holding pink roses, in a grey silk dress, before a draped red curtain
Sir Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London) Portrait of Mrs. Oliver St. John, later Lady Poulett, full-length

Lot #: 44

Estimate: £800,000 - £1,200,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Joseph Wright of Derby, A.R.A. (Derby 1734-1797)

Joseph Wright of Derby, A.R.A. (Derby 1734-1797)
Portrait of Francis Burdett, three-quarter-length, in the blue velvet coat, red waistcoat and yellow breeches of the Markeaton Hunt, holding a hat and a whip, in a wooded landscape
Joseph Wright of Derby, A.R.A. (Derby 1734-1797) Portrait of Francis

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009

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Nathaniel Dance, R.A. (London 1735-1811 Winchester)

Nathaniel Dance, R.A. (London 1735-1811 Winchester)
Group portrait of Sir James and Lady Hodges and their family, gathered around a table in an interior
Nathaniel Dance, R.A. (London 1735-1811 Winchester) Group portrait of Sir James and Lady Hodges and their family, gathered around a table in an

Lot #: 46

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 7 Jul 2009