Simon Dubois (Flemish, 1632-1708) A Lady, wearing blue cloak with pink and white striped lining threaded with silver ribbon and held with a pendent brooch, white underslip, pearl necklace and drop pearl earring

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Lot 42*
Simon Dubois
(Flemish, 1632-1708)
A Lady, wearing blue cloak with pink and white striped lining threaded with silver ribbon and held with a pendent brooch, white underslip, pearl necklace and drop pearl earring

Sold for £ 2,160 (US$ 2,880) inc. premium
Simon Dubois (Flemish, 1632-1708)
A Lady, wearing blue cloak with pink and white striped lining threaded with silver ribbon and held with a pendent brooch, white underslip, pearl necklace and drop pearl earring.
Oil on copper, signed on the reverse and dated S du Bois pinxit/ 1679, silver-gilt frame with pierced spiral cresting.
Oval, 78mm (3 1/16in) high
Provenance: Limner Antiques, November 1985

Footnotes

  • Simon Dubois was the son of Hendrick Dubois the younger. He studied under Berchem and Wouwermans before coming to London circa 1680. His oil miniatures are rare, other recorded examples include a pair of William III and Mary II in the Duke of Portland's collection and a portrait of an unknown man, signed and dated 1682 in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
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