Bonhams London

24 October 2012 Old Master Pictures


Works in the auction

1
Venetian School
The Mystic Marriage of Saint Catherine

2
English School
An anamorphic portrait of Charles I

5
After Isaac Oliver
The Rainbow Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I

6
Rombout van Troyen
The Tower of Babel

8
Antwerp School
Soldiers on horseback with travellers


9
German School
Portrait of Louis Stanislas Xavier de Bourbon (1754-1824), Comte de Provence, the future King Louis XVIII of France

10
Gaspar Pieter Verbruggen the Younger
Narcissi, tulips, roses and other flowers in a vase, on a ledge

11
German School
Portrait of Charles-Philippe

17
Follower of Hugo van der Goes
The Deposition

19
Isaac Ouwater
A courtyard in Delft with the Oude Kerk beyond


21
Follower of Claude Joseph Vernet
Shipping foundering off a rocky coast

23
David Colyn
The Baptism of the Eunuch

28
Follower of Amico Aspertini
The Lamentation

29
Spanish School
The Betrayal of Christ

31
Marten Jozef Geeraerts
An Allegory of Autumn


32
Attributed to Jacob de Wit
An Allegory of Spring

36
Giacomo Nani
Tulips, roses, carnations and other flowers in a bronze urn

37
Neapolitan School
Portrait of a musician, three-quarter-length, in a red coat, leaning on a harpsichord

39
Studio of Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer
Peonies, tulips, narcissi, honeysuckle and other flowers in a classical urn, before a stone niche

40
Follower of Ambrosius Benson
The Adoration of the Magi


43
Pieter Frans Casteels
Roses, tulips, convulvus, narcissi and other flowers in an urn, on a stone ledge

51
Studio of Jacques Blanchard
An Allegory of Charity

53
Circle of Nicolas Poussin
Theseus finding his father's sword

59
Piedmont School
Portrait of a gentleman, holding a snuff box, standing beside his wife, who is seated holding an embroidery

64
North Italian School
A philosopher


65
Circle of Paolo Anesi
Figures by a bridge in an Italianate landscape

66
Flemish School
The bird trapper

68
Circle of Carlo Bonavia
A fisherman and other figures in a rocky coastal landscape

69
Florentine School
The Death of Cleopatra

70
Studio of Nicolas Guy Brenet
The Sleep of Endymion


74
Hugues Taraval
A kitchen maid knitting

75
Manner of Canaletto
The Molo, from the Bacino di San Marco, Venice

76
Follower of Luca Carlevarijs
The Piazza San Marco with the Campanile, Venice

77
Venetian School
The Entombment

78
Florentine School
Saint Bernardino of Siena


82
Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi
An Italianate landscape with the Calling of Saint Peter

85
Italian School
Portrait of Andrea Doria, bust-length, in black, wearing the Order of the Golden Fleece

87
Manner of David Teniers the Younger
An Allegory of Winter

87
Manner of David Teniers the Younger
An Allegory of Autumn

89
Ludolf de Jongh
Hunters at rest with a horse and dog near a stream


92
Lombard School
The Penitent Magdalen

93
Studio of Cornelis de Vos
Portrait of a gentleman, half-length

94
Attributed to Godaert Kamper
Portrait of a young lady, three-quarter-length, holding a rose, standing before an open landscape

95
French School
Portrait of a cleric, said to be Cardinal Salviati, grandson of Lorenzo the Magnificent de' Medici

96
Northern European School
Portrait of a young girl, full-length


100
Dutch School
Hera and Io

101
Follower of Frans van Mieris the Elder
A gentleman drinking, accompanied by a young lady

102
Joost Cornelisz. Droochsloot
The Pool of Bethesda

103
Godfried Schalcken
A lady at her toilet

104
Jacob Willemsz. de Wet
Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego in the Fiery Furnace


105
Anthonie Palamedesz.
Elegant figures merrymaking in an interior

106
Jean Daret
The Birth of the Virgin

107
Jan van Bijlert
A merry company making music in an interior

108
Follower of Adriaen Jansz. van Ostade
A toper smoking a pipe in an interior

109
Studio of Frans Floris
Portrait of an elderly lady, bust-length, in a white and brown headdress


110
Dutch School
Portrait of a boy, bust-length, in a black coat

111
John Closterman
Portrait of a lady

111
John Closterman
Portrait of a gentleman

113
After Gerrit van Honthorst
The Fortune Teller

116
Studio of Dirck van Baburen
A young man singing


118
Circle of Johann Carl Loth
The Death of Cleopatra

120
Pieter Andreas Rysbrack
Travellers in a classical landscape

121
Gortzius Geldorp
Venus with the Golden Apple

122
Studio of Claude Lorrain
Elegant figures conversing in a pastoral landscape

128
Follower of François Clouet
Portrait of a lady, said to be 'Margueritte D'heurre', half-length


129
Circle of Lorenz Strauch
Portrait of a boy, three-quarter-length, in a black costume and a white ruff

130
Gysbert Gillisz. de Hondecoeter
A farmyard scene with chickens

131
Lorenz Strauch
Portrait of a man, bust-length, in a black tunic and a white ruff

133
Egbert van Heemskerck the Younger
Peasants drinking in a tavern interior

135
After David Teniers the Younger
A barn interior with a figure before a fire


137
Attributed to Jan Baptist Wolfaerts
Shepherdesses tending their flocks

139
Circle of Abraham Jansz. Begeyn
A shepherd and shepherdess with their livestock in a wooded Italianate landscape

140
Abraham Danielsz. Hondius
A heron hunt

141
Circle of Lambert Doomer
Portrait of a young boy tuning a violin

144
Frans Francken the Younger
The Flagellation of Christ stamped on the reverse with the coat-of-arms of the city of Antwerp


147
Frans Ykens
A garland of fruit surrounding a niche with angels worshipping the monstrance

148
Jan Wildens
Gleaners and herdsmen tending their flocks with an open landscape beyond

149
Nicolaes Maes
Portrait of a young girl, three-quarter-length

150
Attributed to Jan Tilens
Figures conversing in a mountainous landscape, a walled city in the distance

151
Dutch School
Portrait of a lady, bust-length, in a white dress and black lace headdress


152
After Peter Paul Rubens
The Deposition

152
After Peter Paul Rubens
The Visitation

152
After Peter Paul Rubens
The Presentation in the Temple

153
Flemish School
Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden

154
After Peter Paul Rubens
The Battle of the Amazons


155
After Nicolas Poussin
The Adoration of the Shepherds

159
Genoese School
A woman carrying a basket on her head

160
School of Cremona
The Birth of Saint John the Baptist

163
Follower of Gerrit van Honthorst
Roman Charity

166
North Italian School
The Triumph of Death


169
Florentine School
The Flagellation

170
After Lionello Spada
Saint Jerome studying

171
After Guido Reni
The Coronation of the Virgin

172
Studio of Francesco Furini
Judith and Holofernes

173
Follower of Guido Reni
The Madonna in Ecstasy


174
Florentine School
Adam and Eve lamenting the death of Abel

175
French School
Saint Francis in Ecstasy

177
Studio of Francesco Trevisani
The Madonna and Child with the Infant Saint John the Baptist

180
After Nicolas Poussin
The Madonna of the Steps

181
Follower of Salvator Rosa
Roman soldiers resting beside a river


181
Follower of Salvator Rosa
Soldiers resting in a wooded mountainous landscape

183
Flemish School
Travellers on a country path, a village in the distance

184
Abraham Willaerts
Three fishermen standing on the seashore under a tree

185
Attributed to Marten Ryckaert
An extensive river landscape

186
Pieter Casteels II
A townscape with figures in a market square


187
Circle of Klaes Molenaer
Fishermen on a shore before a river landscape, with a village in the distance

188
Thomas Heeremans
Horsemen before a country inn

188
Thomas Heeremans
Peasants drinking before a country inn

189
Thomas Heeremans
Fishermen at work on the beach at Katwick

190
After Nicolas Poussin
Venus surprised by satyrs


191
After Nicolas Poussin
The Entombment

192
Studio of Charles Lebrun
Time Saving Truth from Envy and Discord

193
French School
Portrait of a young girl, three-quarter-length, in an embroidered dress and white lace collar

194
English School
A capriccio landscape of a lakeside town with ruins and figures in the foreground

199
English School
Two ladies in an interior, one reading, the other holding a garland of flowers


201
James Northcote
The Children of Captain MacBride in a wooded landscape

203
Studio of John Michael Wright
Portrait of Sir Wadham Wyndham (1609-1668), three-quarter-length

205
James Seymour
Huntsmen and their hounds in an extensive landscape

206
Follower of Claude Joseph Vernet
Fishermen hauling in their catch at dusk, a Mediterranean harbour beyond

207
French School
Portrait of a lady as the Queen of Sheba


209
French School
Portrait of Marianne de Conti refusing the marriage proposal on behalf of Moulay Ismaïl, King of Morocco

211
Neapolitan School
The Holy Family

212
Italian School
A shepherd and shepherdess tending their flock, a hilly landscape beyond

214
Studio of Sebastiano Ricci
The Supper at Emmaus

215
Francesco Trevisani
Saint Francis at prayer before the Crucifix


220
George Lambert
A groom with horses approaching an inn

223
Attributed to George Morland
Peasants attending to their pigs

224
John Wootton
A drover and other figures by a stream in a classical landscape

225
After Pieter de Witte
The Annunciation

226
Follower of Guido Reni
Saint Peter


227
Follower of Zacarias Gonzalez Velàzquez
The Immaculate Conception

231
Prague School
Pieta

234
Spanish School
Ecce Homo

235
Roman School
Portrait of a gentleman, bust-length, in a black coat

237
Studio of Francesco Solimena
The Madonna consoled by an angel


240
Circle of Jacopo Palma il Giovane
The Rape of the Sabine Women

241
Studio of Pier Francesco Mazzucchelli
The Marriage at Cana

242
Milanese School
The Penitent Magdalen

244
Attributed to Thomas Willeboirts Bosschaert
Saint Sebastian aided by angels

245
Otto van Veen
The Entombment


246
Attributed to Erasmus Quellinus II
The Flagellation

248
Netherlandish School
Saint Jerome in the Wilderness

249
Circle of Lucas van Valckenborch
An Allegory of Autumn

251
Venetian School
A view of Campo Santi Apostoli, Venice

252
Ottavio Maria Leoni
Portrait of a gentleman, wearing a ruff


253
Roman School
Saint Paul at Athens

254
Italian School
Saint John the Baptist

256
Abraham Bloemaert
The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

257
Marten de Vos
The Continence of Scipio

258
Abraham Bloemaert
A female nude with a peacock


261
Flemish School
A distant view of a town, with a church in the centre

264
Roman School
An Allegory of Painting and Poetry turning to Nature as a source of inspiration

265
Circle of Marco Ricci
An Italianate landscape with a tree in the foreground and a town in the distance

268
John Michael Rysbrack
Two Maenads dancing and playing tambourines

269
Theodore Gericault
A study for the principal group of the Raft of the Medusa (a male figure assisting another on to a barrel to make a signal to the Argus)


271
French School
Portrait of a lady as Diana

273
Jean Antoine Watteau
A seated lady holding a fan

274
Diana Beauclerk
Boudica

276
Thomas Gainsborough
A study of trees