This painting is displayed in an antique late 17th / early 18th Century Piedmontese frame in the Louis XIV style. The frame is kindly on loan from Paul Mitchell. Should you wish to purchase it, please contact the department.
This Lot has been withdrawn from the sale.
The provenance listed in the catalogue for this lot is incorrect.
We are grateful to Drs. Luuk Pijl for proposing an alternative attribution to Friedrich Christoph Steinhammer (active in Nuremburg, early 17th century). For information on Steinhammer's oeuvre please see Drs. Pijl's article: 'The Paintings of Friedrich Christoph Steinhammer', in Hans Rottenhammer, Studien zur Kultur der Renaissance, vol. 4, 2007, pp. 184 ff.
We are grateful to Dr. Benito Navarrete Prieto for suggesting a tentative attribution to Francisco López Caro (Seville 1598 - 1661/2 Madrid).
This painting is displayed in an antique mid-17th Century French Louis XIII frame. The frame is kindly on loan from Paul Mitchell. Should you wish to purchase it, please contact the department.