Lot Details

Lot 58
Juriaen (Jurgen) Ovens
Dutch, 1623-1678
Portrait of Cornelis Nuyts (1574-1661)
Oil on canvas
50 x 39 1/2 inches (127 x100.4 cm)
Collection of Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC
Purchased from the above by Dr. T. L. Osborn, 1972
The World Museum, Tulsa, OK
Sale: Christie's New York, Jun. 12, 1981, lot 8
Cornelis Nuyts was a well-to-do merchant and confectioner in 17th-century Amsterdam. There is another portrait of him at the age of 84 by Juriaen Ovens, extensively inscribed and dated 1658, now in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Hands repainted; some paint flaking.

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Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

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Important English & Continental Furniture & Decorative Arts/Old Master Paintings

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