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Jacob Jordaens

Study of a man holding a bell rope

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 USD

Property from the Collection of David and Louise Carter

Jacob Jordaens

Jacob Jordaens

Study of a man holding a bell rope

Study of a man holding a bell rope

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 USD

Lot sold:

8,820

USD

Property from the Collection of David and Louise Carter

Jacob Jordaens

Antwerp 1593 - 1678

Study of a man holding a bell rope


Black and red chalk with touches of white chalk

406 by 222 mm; 16 x 8 ¾ in

The sheet is laid down on a thin card backing and then subsequently hinged to an old decorative mount. There is toning and surface dirt to the extremities of the sheet and some light brown stains. The chalk remains in relatively good condition throughout with the image strong. Sold in an oak frame.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Van Parijs, Brussels (L.2531, with number 543);
sale, New York, Sotheby's, 25 January 2002, lot 140