22 janvier 2011

Master of the Brandon Portrait (active England, c. 1530), Portrait of Charles Brandon (c. 1485-1546), 1st Duke of Suffolk

Master of the Brandon Portrait (active England, c. 1530), Portrait of Charles Brandon (c. 1485-1546), 1st Duke of Suffolk, half-length, wearing the Order of the Garter. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 oil on panel; 22¾ x 18¼ in. (57.8 x 46.4 cm.). Estimate $300,000 - $500,000 Provenance: Charles Edward Hastings Clifton, 11th Earth of Loudoun, Doninton Park, by whom bequeathed toEdith Maud Abney-Hastings, 12th Countess of Loudoun, Scotland.with Norbert Fischman, London. Literature; P. Ganz, 'A Portrait of Charles... [Lire la suite]