Bonhams London

29 October 2014 Old Master Paintings


Works in the auction

1
German School
Saint John on Patmos

3
English School
Portrait of Edward VI, bust-length

4
English School
Portrait of a gentleman, three-quarter-length, in a black coat

5
Tuscan School
The Madonna and Child with Saints Catherine and Agnes

6
Florentine School
The Madonna and Child with a donor


7
Studio of Alessandro di Cristofano Allori
The Last Communion of Mary Magdalen with Saint Benedict

8
Flemish School
The Good Samaritan putting the traveller on his donkey

8
Flemish School
The Good Samaritan paying the innkeeper for the care of the wounded man

9
Antwerp School
Judith and her maidservant with the head of Holofernes

12
Manner of François Clouet
Portrait of a lady, bust-length, in a black dress


19
Amsterdam School
Portrait of a lady, half-length, in a black and gold dress and white ruff

20
Manner of Osias Beert the Elder
Oysters, figs, olives and a nautilus cup on a table top

21
English School
Portrait of a gentleman, half-length, in black costume

30
After Caravaggio
The Card Sharps

34
Piedmont School
A group of elegant ladies, one giving a child a spank


35
North Italian School
Elegant figures at the marketplace

37
Jan van de Venne
Saint Jerome in the Wilderness

38
Antwerp School
The Adoration of the Magi

38
Antwerp School
The Nativity

42
Follower of Francesco Guardi
A capriccio of a walled city with an arch


45
After Federico Barocci
The Madonna of the Cat

50
Follower of Mathys Schoevaerdts
Elegant figures on horseback purchasing fruit from a vendor, in a riverside village

51
After Jacob Jordaens
The Veneration of the Eucharist

52
Manner of David Teniers the Younger
Figures dancing and feasting outside a tavern

53
Studio of Frans Francken the Younger
Elegant figures dancing in an interior


57
Dutch School
The Holy family with Saint Anne and angels

59
Veronese School
Christ as the Man of Sorrows

60
After Titian
Venus with an organist and a dog

61
Veronese School
The Crucifixion

63
Follower of Anthony van Dyck
The Finding of Moses


66
Spanish follower of Luca Giordano
The Cleansing of the Temple

68
Circle of Vicente López y Portaña
Joseph's Dream

71
Dutch School
Portrait of a Negro Slave

71
Dutch School
Portrait of a Negress

72
Flemish follower of Adam Elsheimer
The Flight into Egypt


81
Italian School
Noli me tangere

82
Italian School
An extensive river landscape with drovers and their herd before a town

85
After Titian
Venus blinding Love

97
Follower of Anthony van Dyck
Portrait of a boy with a bubble

99
Studio of Thomas Willeboirts Bosschaert
The Deposition


103
Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder
A Quakers' meeting

107
Follower of Jan Wildens
Shepherds and shepherdesses tending their flocks in a landscape

108
Follower of Frans Hals
Study of a boy with a dog

109
Follower of Bartholomeus Breenbergh
Shepherds resting with their flocks in a river landscape, ruins beyond

110
Amsterdam School
Portrait of a lady, bust-length, in a black dress and pearl necklace


113
Jan Wyck
A cavalry skirmish

116
Circle of Abraham Jansz. Begeyn
Figures and animals by a rocky outcrop

117
Italian School
An extensive river landscape with figures on the banks, a village in the distance

120
Circle of Leandro Bassano
Portrait of a gentleman, three-quarter length

122
Lombard School
The Holy Family with Saint Anne


124
Domenico Gargiulo
Lot and His Daughters

125
Gerbrand van den Eeckhout
Saint Mark the Evangelist

127
Circle of Salomon van Ruysdael
An estuary scene with fishing boats in the foreground by a jetty

128
Dutch School
Christ in the storm on the sea of Galilee

132
Dutch School
Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally said to be Willem de Vicq, three-quarter-length, in a black doublet with white lace collar, standing on a balcony


135
Follower of Pieter Bout
Figures resting before a harbour

139
Italian School
An architectural capriccio with a portico

139
Italian School
An architectural capriccio with figures seated before an obelisk

145
Italian School
The Road to Calvary

147
Cornelis Bisschop
Elijah and the Angel


152
Hans Jurriaensz. van Baden
Figures gathered in a church interior

153
Dionys Verburgh
A wooded landscape with children playing on a path

153
Dionys Verburgh
A wooded landscape with figures on a track

156
Jan Fyt
Dead woodcock and a kingfisher in a landscape

158
German School
Portrait of a gentleman, half-length, in a blue coat and black hat, within a painted oval


159
Follower of Jean-Baptiste Vanmour
Portrait of a Turk, bust-length, in a jewelled turban

160
Studio of François-Andre Vincent
Portrait of an elderly bearded man

162
Circle of Pierre-Paul Prud'hon
The Birth of Bacchus

162
Circle of Pierre-Paul Prud'hon
The Birth of Zeus

163
After Jakob de Heusch
Figures bathing before a waterfall,


164
Circle of Thomas Hudson
Portrait of the Reverend Herbert Taylor of Bifrons, Kent (1698-1765) and his wife Mary, half length, seated in an interior

166
English School
Portrait of a lady, three-quarter-length in a white dress and blue sash, before a waterfall

167
Circle of Willem Wissing
Portrait of a young boy, full length, seated in a landscape wearing pink robes, his dog by his side

170
French School
The Baptism of Christ

171
Franco-Flemish School
Portrait of a gentleman, three-quarter-length, in black costume with a lace collar and cuffs, standing before a red curtain


173
Jan Jacobsz. van der Stoffe
A cavalry skirmish

175
Jan-Peter van Bredael the Younger
A cavalry skirmish

176
Italian School
A battle scene between Christians and Turks

177
Jan-Peter van Bredael the Younger
A cavalry skirmish with a town in the distance

178
Attributed to August Querfurt
A cavalry skirmish


182
After Simon de Vlieger
Shipping in a calm sea

187
Circle of Michael Dahl the Younger
Portrait of a gentleman, bust-length

188
Jan de Groot the Elder
A tavern interior

189
English School
Portrait of boy, traditionally identified as Ashton Lever, half-length, in a green velvet coat, standing before a landscape

194
Venetian School
The Grand Canal, Venice with the churches of Santa Croce and Santa Maria degli Scalzi


196
Roman School
Still life of pomegranates, peaches and grapes

197
Studio of Francesco Salvator Fontebasso
Figures resting before a tree

200
Attributed to Jan Pauwel Gillemans the Younger
A dish of wild strawberries with grapes and plums on a stone ledge

203
Studio of Johann Conrad Seekatz
Peasants drinking and making music before an inn

204
Andries Vermeulen
Figures skating on a frozen river by a windmill


205
Louis de Moni
A fish seller at a casement

209
Thomas Beach
Portrait of Anne Henrietta Penruddocke, three-quarter-length, in a white silk dress, standing before a landscape

210
South German School
Saint Peter

210
South German School
Saint Paul

213
German School
Convolvulus, carnations, roses, sweet peas and poppies in a vase


216
Manner of Claude Joseph Vernet
Shipping foundering off the Portuguese coast

217
French School
The Entombment of a priest

221
English School
Portrait of Captain Slee, Chief Preventive Officer of the coast of Holderness

229
French School
A beagle

230
English School
Portrait of a lady, bust-length, in an embroidered dress and pearls, within a painted oval


233
Fredericus Theodorus Renard
A drover resting with his flock on a country path

235
Johannes Warnardus Bilders
Travellers resting on a country path, a landscape beyond

236
French School
Portrait of a gentleman, bust length

239
Giambattista Bassi
A view of Ariccia with the Palazzo Chigi

243
Venetian School
Santa Maria della Salute, Venice, with a view to the Bacino di San Marco beyond


245
Fredericus Theodorus Renard
Figures collecting firewood and preparing to ice skate in a winter landscape

247
Attributed to George Henry Harlow
Portrait of a gentleman, possibly an actor?, bust-length, in a brown cloak

252
After François Boucher
L'amour Nageur

253
English Follower of Bernardo Bellotto
The Grand Canal, Venice, with the Church of San Stae in the foreground

257
English Follower of Antonio Canal, called il Canaletto
The Grand Canal, Venice, from Campo San Vio looking towards the Bacino di San Marco


258
After Joshua Reynolds
Portrait of Wang Y-Tong, bust-length, in pink costume

260
Attributed to Giacomo Guardi
The Doge's Palace and the Molo, Venice

261
Francis Towne
Looking north from the lower slope of Snowdon

263
Claude Gillot
Satyrs preparing a sacrifice

266
Thomas Rowlandson
Visitors entering a library


267
Jacopo Strada
Design for a basin with swing handles

268
Thomas Rowlandson
The Turkish bath

269
George Romney
Study of a woman holding scales, a small child clasping her

270
Thomas Rowlandson
The hunt breakfast

271
Francis Towne
Figures in an Italian coastal landscape


274
Thomas Rowlandson
Sportsman's Lunch

276
After Guido Reni
Aurora

277
Roman School
Apollo and Zephra

281
Thomas Rowlandson
The school boy (from the Seven Ages of Man)

283
Thomas Rowlandson
'Waltham Abby (sic) Market'


284
Thomas Rowlandson
The Stop at the Inn, Cologne

286
French School
View of the harbour of Toulon

287
Giovanni Battista Busiri
Figures before the Temple of Minerva Medica, Rome, within a painted oval

290
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
A woman, full-length, standing, facing left