A painting on glass of a Danish knight
Lot 3003
A painting on glass of a Danish knight
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Lot Details
A painting on glass of a Danish knight
The rectangular glass painting depicting a knight in 15th century armor, around his neck a red and white ribbon with the Order of the Dannebrog. Behind him a red and green background with the inscription Dannebrog. Now mounted in a black composition frame.
Condition: Showing slight losses to paint.
See Illustration

Footnotes

  • Note: Possibly a representation of Valdemar II, 1131-1182 (ruled from 1170), who is connected with the legendary tale of the origin of the Danish national flag. The Order of Dannebrog was founded in 1671 by Christian V and was originally reserved for persons of princely origin.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note size of image is 9 1/2" x 9".
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  2. James Ferrell
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  3. David Geiger
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