AFTER PAULUS MOREELSE
(dutch 1571-1638)
THE HOLY FAMILY
Oil on canvas
37 x 33 in. (94 x 83.8cm)
provenance:
Sotheby Parke Bernet, London, sale of July 11, 1979, lot 318 (sold as by Louis Testelin).
Alan Jacobs Gallery, London, The United Kingdom, 1985 (sold as by Jan van Bijlert).
Sotheby's, New York, sale of June 5, 1986, lot 37 (sold as by Jan van Bijlert).
By descent in the family of the present owner.
An Ohio Estate.
litterature:
Eric Domela Nieuwenhuis Nyegaard, Paulus Moreelse (1571-1658), Leiden, 2001, vol. 2, p. 618, no. SRH206-1.
note:
We wish to thank the Netherlands Institute for Art History, also known as the R.K.D., for their assistance in cataloguing the present lot.

Estimate $4,000-6,000

Sold for $3,965 (buyer's premium included)