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Hendrik Pothoven

Portrait of a young page, probably Guan Anthony Sideron, servant of Willem V, Prince of Orange

Estimate:

3,000 - 4,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Professor James Fenton

Hendrik Pothoven

Hendrik Pothoven

Portrait of a young page, probably Guan Anthony Sideron, servant of Willem V, Prince of Orange

Portrait of a young page, probably Guan Anthony Sideron, servant of Willem V, Prince of Orange

Estimate:

3,000 - 4,000 USD

Lot sold:

151,200

USD

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Property from the Collection of Professor James Fenton

Hendrik Pothoven

Amsterdam 1725 - 1807

Portrait of a young page, probably Guan Anthony Sideron, servant of Willem V, Prince of Orange


Black chalk heightened with white chalk, on blue paper;

bears numbering in black chalk, lower right: B 53a

329 by 210 mm; 13 by 8¼ in.

Window mounted to a blue paper backing which has subsequently been hinged to a modern mount. There is some minor toning to the sheet and two circular brown stains. The combination of chalks remain well preserved, as does the blue paper which retains much of its original color. Sold in a giltwood frame.


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With Agnew's Gallery, London,
where purchased by the present owner