Lot 505
  • 505

Circle of Master of Delft

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
Sold
10,000 GBP
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Description

  • Master of Delft
  • The Virgin and Child enthroned
  • oil on panel
  • 72.9 by 88.3 cm.; 28 5/8  by 34 3/4  in.

Provenance

The composition may be based upon the Triptych with Virgin and Child with Saints by the Master of Delft, now in the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (inv. no. A 3141).1 The style of the architectural background is very close to a series of panels showing female saints by the Master of Alkmaar.2
1. Oil on panel, 87.1 x 69.2 cm.
2. A set of four, all oil on panel, each: 36.2 x 24 cm. See M. J. Friedländer, Early Netherlandish Painting: Lucas van Leyden and Other Dutch Masters of his Time, vol. X, Brussels 1973, p. 74, cat. no. 50, reproduced plates 30 and 31.
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