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PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION

Follower of Hieronymus Bosch, circa 1600
THE MOCKING OF CHRIST
Estimate
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LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION

Follower of Hieronymus Bosch, circa 1600
THE MOCKING OF CHRIST
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Fine Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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Follower of Hieronymus Bosch, circa 1600
THE MOCKING OF CHRIST

Provenance

With Samuel Hartveld, New York, 1948;
Bart and Mary van Berg, New York;
By whom sold, London, Sotheby's, 8 October 1969, lot 14;
Acquired at the above sale by Dr. E. Evans;
By whom sold, London, Sotheby's, 30 October 1985, lot 74;
Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 17 April 1986, lot 23;
There acquired by the present collector.

Literature

B. Sweeny (ed.), John G. Johnson collection: catalogue of Flemish and Dutch paintings, Philadelphia 1972, p. 10, under cat. no. 353 (as a copy after a lost original by Hieronymus Bosch);
B. Völker,  Die Entwicklung des erzählenden Halbfigurenbildes in der niederländischen Malerei des 15. und 16. Jahrhunderts, PhD. Dissertation, Göttingen University, 1975, vol. II, p. 10, cat. no. 44/5;
G. Unverfehrt, Hieronymus Bosch: d. Rezeption seiner Kunst im frühen 16. Jh., Berlin 1980, p. 267, cat. no. 66a/d and cat. no. 66a/b.

Catalogue Note

The composition derives from Hieronymus Bosch's Christ Mocked (circa 1510, National Gallery, London).  Other versions can be found in the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp.1

1. See D. Buzzati, L'opera completa di Bosch, Milan, 1966, p. 111, cat. nos. 55-57, and B. Sweeny, in Literature, p. 10, cat, no 353.  

Fine Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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New York