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Constantin Hansen (b. Rome 1804, d. Frederiksberg 1880)

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.

Condition

A few minor retouches. Fine crackles. A few minimal peelings, mainly along edges. In need of a light surface cleaning.

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4,000–6,000 kr

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14,000 kr  

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100586 8,500 kr
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100586 7,500 kr
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1065026 6,000 kr
100586 (Auto bid) 4,600 kr
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100586 (Auto bid) 3,800 kr
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100586 3,400 kr
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100586 3,000 kr
1065026 2,700 kr
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804588 2,300 kr
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