Portrait of the artist's firstborn son Laurids Christian Constantin Hansen (b. 21 March 1847 - d. 26 March 1848). 1848. Signed C. H. Oil on canvas. 23.5×21.5 cm.
Emil Hannover, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of Constantin Hansen no. 250. Here, a repetition of the portrait is listed as belonging to Ms. Kristiane Konstantin Hansen, whilst the present portrait is listed as belonging to Ms. Thora Constantin Hansen in 1901.
Literature: “Constantin Hansen 1804–1880”, exhibition catalogue 1991, Thorvaldsen's Museum and Aarhus Kunstmuseum, reproduced on p. 115. Elise Konstantin-Hansen, ”Små kapitler af et langt liv”, mentioned on p. 8.
Provenance: By descent in the artist's family.