Old Masters Day Sale, including portrait miniatures from the collection of the late Dr Erika Pohl-Ströher

Old Masters Day Sale, including portrait miniatures from the collection of the late Dr Erika Pohl-Ströher

View full screen - View 1 of Lot 378. Portrait of Count Heinrich Bellegarde (1798-1871); together with his wife Pauline, née von Wolkenstein-Trostburg (1805-1884), circa 1830.

Property of the late Dr Erika Pohl-Ströher (1919-2016)

Michael Moritz Daffinger

Portrait of Count Heinrich Bellegarde (1798-1871); together with his wife Pauline, née von Wolkenstein-Trostburg (1805-1884), circa 1830

Lot Closed

December 9, 06:31 PM GMT

Estimate

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property of the late Dr Erika Pohl-Ströher (1919-2016)

Michael Moritz Daffinger

Vienna 1790 - 1848

Portrait of Count Heinrich Bellegarde (1798-1871); together with his wife Pauline, née von Wolkenstein-Trostburg (1805-1884), circa 1830


each watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with gold on ivory, gold frames;

the first indistinctly signed, both inscribed with sitter's names on the reverse

Each 8.4 by 7 cm.; 3⅜ by 2¾ in., 8.4 by 7.1 cm., 3⅜ by 2¾ in.

Hans Baron Reitzes von Marienwert (1877-1935), Vienna, by 1923;
Galeries Fischer, Luzern, 8 May 1947, lot 431 & 432;
Ernst Holzscheiter, Meilen;
Sale, London, Sotheby's, 9 June 1986, lot 83
L. Grünstein, Mortiz Michael Daffinger und sein Kreis, Vienna/Leipzig, 1923, p. 135
These portraits were almost certainly painted at the time of the sitter's marriage in 1830.