Studio of Sir Peter Paul Rubens (Siegen 1577-1640 Antwerp) Diana and Callisto

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Lot 118
Studio of Sir Peter Paul Rubens
(Siegen 1577-1640 Antwerp)
Diana and Callisto

£ 15,000 - 20,000
US$ 19,000 - 25,000
Amended
Studio of Sir Peter Paul Rubens (Siegen 1577-1640 Antwerp)
Diana and Callisto
oil on panel
25.6 x 35.7cm (10 1/16 x 14 1/16in).

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    The Collection of the Dukes of Schleswig Holstein (according to the Seligmann invoice)
    with K. Kocherthaler, Madrid (according to the Seligmann invoice)
    Sale, Sotheby's London, 9 June 1932, lot 101 (as 'Sir P. P. Rubens', sold 120 gns to Carew)
    With Jacques Seligmann et Fils, Paris, 1936
    The Collection of Philippe Leclercq, Hem-lez-Lille, circa 1965
    Sale, Christie's Monaco, 14 June 1996, lot 4 (as 'Follower of Rubens')
    Zerboni Collection, Genoa
    From whom acquired by the present owner

    Exhibited
    Brussels, Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts, Les Esquisses de Rubens, 15 July-15 September, 1937 (as Rubens)
    Brussels, Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts, Le Siècle de Rubens, 1965, no. 240 (as Rubens)

    Literature
    Possibly G. von Ravensburg, Rubens und die Antike, Leipzig, 1882, p. 112
    Possibly M. Rooses, L'Oeuvre de Rubens, Antwerp, 1892, no. 602
    L. van Puyvelde, Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts, Les Esquisses de Rubens, Brussels, 1937, p. 46, cat. no. 37 (as Rubens)
    M. Diaz-Padrón, Catálogo de Pinturas. Escuela Flamenca. Siglo XVII, Madrid, 1975, p. 255, under no. 1671 (as a preparatory sketch for the work in the Prado)
    Le Siècle de Rubens, Brussels, 1965, exh. cat. p. 229, no. 240 (as Rubens)
    J. Held, The Oil Sketches of Peter Paul Rubens, a critical catalogue, Princeton 1980, vol. I, p. 324, no. 236 (2) (as a copy)

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