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Cornelis Visscher

Two lions, after Rubens

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Cornelis Visscher

Cornelis Visscher

Two lions, after Rubens

Two lions, after Rubens

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Lot sold:

47,880

USD

Cornelis Visscher

Haarlem 1628/9 - 1658

Two lions, after Rubens


Black chalk and touches of gray wash, within brown ink framing lines;

inscribed, lower left: Rubbens Pinxit  and signed, lower right: C Visser fecit

205 by 310 mm; 8 by 12 ⅛ in

Overall condition very good and fresh. Narrow strip of brown paper fixed to edges, verso. One small brown spot, top centre. Diagonal marks, top left corner. Light wrinkles in paper surface towards upper right. A little light surface dirt, and slightly rubbed at bottom edge, by inscription, but otherwise good and and strong.


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.