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Date of the auction: 01.12.2020

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Constantin Hansen

Constantin Hansen (b. Rome 1804, d. Frederiksberg 1880) Portrait of Miss Sophie Møller with checkered jacket and hat. Unsigned. Oil on canvas. 47×42 cm. Unfortunately, it has not been possible to found out more about Sophie Møller.
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Lot #: 899-1

Estimate: DKK20,000 - DKK30,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Jens Juel

Jens Juel (b. Balslev, Funen 1745, d. Copenhagen 1802) “Mand med turban”. Man with turban. 1766/67. Unsigned. Oil on canvas. 34×30 cm. Ellen Poulsen, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of Jens Juel no. 47, reproduced p. 39 (here wrongly noted that the painting measures 34×39 cm). Exhibited: The

Lot #: 899-2

Estimate: DKK60,000 - DKK80,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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T. E. Lønning

T. E. Lønning (b. København 1762, d. s.p. 1823) “Søe Slaget, Holden ved Colberger Heide Aaret MDCCXV, imellem den Danske Esqvader Comanderet af Schoubynakt Gabel og den Svenske comanderet af Schoubynakt Greve Wagtmester, hvorudi den sidste blev slagen og taget til Fange”. A sea battle off Colberger

Lot #: 899-3

Estimate: DKK40,000 - DKK60,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Ferdinand Richardt

Ferdinand Richardt (b. Brede 1819, d. Oakland, California 1895) “Prospekt af Kolding, set fra Konsul Wessings anlæg”. View from Kolding seen from the garden of consul Vessing. Signed and dated F. Richardt 1853. Oil on canvas. 64×94 cm. Exhibited: Charlottenborg 1853 no. 179. Consul Martinus Wissing

Lot #: 899-4

Estimate: DKK30,000 - DKK50,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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P. C. Skovgaard

P. C. Skovgaard (b. Ringsted 1817, d. Copenhagen 1875) Study of clouds. Unsigned. Oil on canvas laid on canvas. 25.5×40.5 cm. For comparable studies of clouds by P. C. Skovgaard see the exhibition catalogue “Himlens spejl. Skyer og vejrlig i dansk maleri 1770–1880” (The mirror of heaven. Clouds and

Lot #: 899-5

Estimate: DKK60,000 - DKK80,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Thorald Læssøe

Thorald Læssøe (b. Frederikshavn 1816, d. Copenhagen 1878) View from the Roman Forum in Rome. Unsigned. Oil on paper laid on canvas. 16×23 cm. In the foreground at the far left stands the Arch of Constantine and just opposite on the far right the Colosseum. In front in the middle Meta Sudans and to

Lot #: 899-6

Estimate: DKK30,000 - DKK50,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Thorald Læssøe

Thorald Læssøe (b. Frederikshavn 1816, d. Copenhagen 1878) Rocky coast from Capri with “I Faraglioni” in the background. Unsigned. Oil on paper laid on canvas. 39×53 cm. Carried out during the painter's stay at Capri in the summer of 1851 cf. letters from Læssøe to Lorenz Frölich dated Capri on 4

Lot #: 899-7

Estimate: DKK100,000 - DKK125,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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C. W. Eckersberg

C. W. Eckersberg (b. Blåkrog near Aabenraa 1783, d. Copenhagen 1853) “Den 1. maj 1832. Prins Frederik går ombord på fregatten Havfruen for at gøre en sejltur”. May 1, 1832. Prince Frederik goes on board the frigate Havfruen to make a sailing trip. Study. 1832. Unsigned. Oil on canvas laid on canvas

Lot #: 899-8

Estimate: DKK100,000 - DKK150,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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C. W. Eckersberg

C. W. Eckersberg (b. Blåkrog near Aabenraa 1783, d. Copenhagen 1853) A Danish brig passes a Dutch lugger. Study. Unsigned. Inscribed E. Oil on canvas. 15.5×24 cm. Provenance: Presumably the estate auction of the late C. W. Eckersberg 1854, listed under (in Danish) “Sketches, unfinished paintings and

Lot #: 899-9

Estimate: DKK100,000 - DKK150,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Fritz Petzholdt

Fritz Petzholdt (b. Copenhagen 1805, d. Patras 1838) “En kilde med en fordums offentlig vaskeplads - lavatoio pubblico - nær Olevano”. A spring with a former public washing place - un lavatoio pubblico - near Olevano. Study. C. 1833/1835. Unsigned. Oil on paper laid on canvas. 22×30 cm. The painting

Lot #: 899-10

Estimate: DKK150,000 - DKK200,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Constantin Hansen

Constantin Hansen (b. Rome 1804, d. Frederiksberg 1880) “Romerske Morraspillere”. Three Roman morra players in front of the Temple of Vesta. 1868. Signed Const. H. Oil on canvas. 63 × 53 cm. Emil Hannover, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of Constantin Hansen no. 541. Exhibited: Charlottenborg 1869

Lot #: 899-11

Estimate: DKK200,000 - DKK250,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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C. W. Eckersberg

C. W. Eckersberg , after c. 1830 “En bygning i den romerske campagne”. A buildning in the Roman campagna. Unsigned. Oil on canvas. 27×31 cm. The original from 1815 (with the same dimensions) was sold at C. W. Eckersberg's estate auction 1854 no. 13 with the above mentioned title. Here acquired by

Lot #: 899-12

Estimate: DKK20,000 - DKK30,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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C. W. Eckersberg

C. W. Eckersberg , after c. 1830 Part of Via Sacra. Unsigned. Oil on canvas. 27×31 cm. The original from 1814 was sold at C. W. Eckersberg's estate auction 1853 no. 20 with the title “Antonius and Faustina's temple at the Roman Forum, further back the tower on the Capitolium can be seen” (this one

Lot #: 899-13

Estimate: DKK30,000 - DKK50,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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C. W. Eckersberg

C. W. Eckersberg (b. Blåkrog near Aabenraa 1783, d. Copenhagen 1853) “Den flittige Pige spinder”. The diligent girl spins. C. 1807. Signed E. Oil on canvas. 42×29.5 cm. Emil Hannover, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of C. W. Eckersberg no. 34. Provenance: Groom of the Chamber (kammerjunker) C

Lot #: 899-14

Estimate: DKK100,000 - DKK150,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Johan Thomas Lundbye

Johan Thomas Lundbye (b. Kalundborg 1818, d. Bedsted 1848) “En kat liggende foran en kurv”. “A cat lying in front of a basket”. Signed and dated Lundbye April 1835. Oil on canvas. 32.5×43 cm. Karl Madsen, “Johan Thomas Lundbye 1818–1848”, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of Johan Thomas Lundbye

Lot #: 899-15

Estimate: DKK75,000 - DKK100,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Paul Fischer

Paul Fischer (b. Copenhagen 1860, d. Gentofte 1934) The painter's wife Dagny and their daughter Harriet at a flower stall at Østerport. Signed and dated Paul Fischer Mai 95. Oil on canvas. 64.5×94.5 cm. This view from Østerbro in Copenhagen, shows how the particular area looked a few years before

Lot #: 899-16

Estimate: DKK700,000 - DKK1,000,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Walter Magnus Runeberg

Walter Magnus Runeberg (b. Borgå 1838, d. Helsinki 1920) “Virginia”. A white marble portrait bust of a woman with piled-up hair. Unsigned. H. 50 cm. A daughter of the sculptur Vilhelm Bissen (1836–1913) was presumably the model used by Runeberg for this bust. Provenance: Presumably acquired directly

Lot #: 899-17

Estimate: DKK30,000 - DKK40,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen (b. Copenhagen 1770, d. s.p. 1844) Portrait bust of Caspar Bartholin (1782–1805). 1818–1819. White marble. H. 59 cm. On a grooved faux marble column of painted plaster. H. incl. column 176 cm. Else Kai Sass, A Catalogue Raisonné of the portrait busts by Thorvaldsen no. 108. Caspar

Lot #: 899-18

Estimate: DKK350,000 - DKK400,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Harald Slott-Møller

Harald Slott-Møller (b. Copenhagen 1864, d. s.p. 1937) At dusk in the garden of a white house. Signed and dated H. Slott-Møller 1899. Oil on canvas. 45×60 cm.
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Lot #: 899-19

Estimate: DKK20,000 - DKK30,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Carl Holsøe

Carl Holsøe (b. Aarhus 1863, d. Asserbo 1935) Interior with the artist's wife reading in a corner of the living room. Signed C. Holsøe. Oil on canvas. 80×60 cm.
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Lot #: 899-20

Estimate: DKK200,000 - DKK300,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Christian Blache

Christian Blache (b. Aarhus 1838, d. Copenhagen 1920) Sailing ships in Nyhavn. Signed and dated Chr. Blache 88. Oil on canvas. 58×88 cm.
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Lot #: 899-21

Estimate: DKK30,000 - DKK40,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Paul Fischer

Paul Fischer (b. Copenhagen 1860, d. Gentofte 1934) Evening atmosphere in Copenhagen with a view from Marmorkirken (the Marble Church) towards Bernstorff's mansion by Bredgade. Signed Paul Fischer. Oil on panel. 20×25 cm.
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Lot #: 899-22

Estimate: DKK30,000 - DKK40,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Paul Fischer

Paul Fischer (b. Copenhagen 1860, d. Gentofte 1934) Winter day in Nyhavn, seen from Nyhavn Bridge. Signed and dated Paul Fischer 1924. Oil on canvas. 65.5×90.5 cm. Literature: Steffen Linvald, “Paul Fischer - københavnernes maler”, 1984, reproduced p. 79 and presumably mentioned on p. 127 as

Lot #: 899-23

Estimate: DKK250,000 - DKK300,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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I. L. Jensen

I. L. Jensen (b. Copenhagen 1800, d. s.p. 1856) Still life with rhododendron, poppies, wisteria and peonies in a classic Greek vase. Signed and dated Jensen 1838. Oil on canvas. 93×73 cm. From around 1836 until 1850 Jensen produced one sumptuous bouquet after another most often in a classic Greek

Lot #: 899-24

Estimate: DKK100,000 - DKK150,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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I. L. Jensen

I. L. Jensen (b. Copenhagen 1800, d. s.p. 1856) Still life with poppies, lilacs, laburnum and apple blossoms. Signed and dated I. L. Jensen 1855. Oil on canvas. 56×70 cm.
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Lot #: 899-25

Estimate: DKK125,000 - DKK175,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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H. A. Brendekilde

H. A. Brendekilde (b. Brændekilde 1857, d. Jyllinge 1942) “Møde i Ørstedparken”. A rendez-vous in Ørstedsparken, Copenhagen. Signed and dated H. A. Brendekilde 84. Oil on canvas. 54×72 cm. Literature: Gertrud Hvidberg-Hansen, “Brendekildes billedverden - stemning og skæbne”, 2001, reproduced p. 48

Lot #: 899-26

Estimate: DKK80,000 - DKK100,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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Paul Fischer

Paul Fischer (b. Copenhagen 1860, d. Gentofte 1934) Copenhagen street scene with two elegant young women strolling down the Strøget (pedestrian street) at the corner of Amagertorv and Købmagergade. Signed Paul Fischer. Oil on canvas. 75×58 cm.
Condition

Lot #: 899-27

Estimate: DKK200,000 - DKK300,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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P. C. Skovgaard

P. C. Skovgaard (b. Ringsted 1817, d. Copenhagen 1875) Summer day at a path with tall trees. Unsigned. Dated Veile 24. juli 1857. Oil on canvas. 38×53. Unframed.
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Lot #: 899-28

Estimate: DKK30,000 - DKK40,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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A. W. Boesen

A. W. Boesen (b. Vigerslev 1812, d. Bologna 1857) View of Vejle and Vejle Fiord. In the foreground farmers on the fields, in the background a hilly landscape. Signed with monogram. Oil on canvas. 67×98 cm.
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Lot #: 899-29

Estimate: DKK20,000 - DKK30,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020

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H. A. Brendekilde

H. A. Brendekilde (b. Brændekilde 1857, d. Jyllinge 1942) Picking anemones in Hunderup forest on Funen. Signed and dated H. A. Brendekilde 94. Oil on canvas. 104×127 cm.
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Lot #: 899-30

Estimate: DKK100,000 - DKK150,000

Date: 1 Dec 2020