2014/​8500 Christen Købke: Portrait of a gentleman. Signed with dedication (In Danish) To F. Sødring d. May 1834 from Christen Købke. Pencil and wash on paper.

Description

Portrait of a gentleman. Signed with dedication (In Danish) To F. Sødring d. May 1834 from Christen Købke. Pencil and wash on paper. Visible size 25.5×20 cm.

Provenance: Master baker Reinhard van Hauen.

Literature: Hans Edvard Nørregård-Nielsen “Christen Købke. Doseringen og Frederiksborg”, Vol. II, Copenhagen 1996, “Ubekendt mand” fig. 216, reproduced p. 30

Condition

The sheet has turned brown. Minor discolourations. Discolourations at the two top corners after previous mounting. Residues/tape from previous mounting at the two top corners at the back. mounting.

Auction

Category

Artist

Christen Købke (b. Copenhagen 1810, d. s.p. 1848)

Estimate

15,000–20,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

29,000 kr.

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