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    BARTHOLOMEUS VAN DER HELST (Dutch 1613 - 1670)
    Portrait of a Gentleman, 1659
    Oil on canvas
    30in. x 25in.
    Signed and dated upper left
    Provenance: Collection of the Rt. Honorable Lord Northbourne. Sold at Sotheby's, London, December, 1959, lot 79
    Collection of Miklos Rozsa, Hollywood, CA
    Edwin A Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS
    Acquired by owner when deaccessioned by museum

    Literature: Catalogue of Old Master Paintings, Sotheby's, London, December 16, 1959
    Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art: Catalogue of the Collection, Wichita, KS, 1980, p. 65


    Condition Report*: canvas has been cut off original frame and lined with a nylon backing and restretched on a metal frame, substatial paint removed and overpainted in face area.
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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