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Bertha Wegmann (b. Soglio, Switzerland 1847, d. Copenhagen 1926)

Portrait of Agnes Holm wearing a blue dress, necklaces and a gold brooch. 1866. Unsigned. Inscribed Bertha Wegmann on the stretcher. Oil on canvas. 44×37 cm.

Provenance: The sitter, and thence by descent to the great-great-grandchild. According to the the last-mentioned, Agnes Holm was married to sea captain Jacob Holm, who sailed in the Far East.

Condition

Crackles. Marks from the stretcher visible on the front. Minor peelings and surface scratches. In need of cleaning. The canvas needs tightening.

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Estimate

6,000–8,000 kr.

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Price realised

6,000 kr.  

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