Lot 85: German School. Portrait of a gentleman in a fur hat, probably 17th century, oil on wood panel, head and shoulders portrait, possibly depicting an Hungarian or Central European merchant, wearing a large-brimmed fur hat, fur-trimmed tunic, and laced high collar, holding a drinking vessel decorated with an armorial, latter with lion rampant gules over per chef argent and gules holding a whip(?) in its forepaws, painting dated 1483 to left-hand side and with numerals '44' to right-hand side, panel slightly bowed, 16.5 x 12.5cm (6.5 x 5ins), early 19th century gilt moulded frame (with piece missing) (1)
Dominic Winter's Fine Art & Antiques Auction July 2015
Thursday, 16th July 2015
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