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Auction: 
28.04.2019
Year: 
(1668–1735)
Artwork: 
The Head of the Apostle
Created: 
around 1710
Starting/Selling price: 
74.510 EUR
Estimate: 
78.430 – 117.650 EUR
Sold: 
1.900.000 Kč / 74 510 EUR
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 57 x 43,5 cm
signature undetected
on the frame old label: from the Lobkovic family
 
Provenance:
- from the Lobkovic family collection
- in 1798 the Prince Antonín Lobkovic lent the painting to the Picture Gallery of the Společnost vlasteneckých přátel umění in Prague
since 1852, the painting has been documented at the castle in Mělník, exhibited in the Chapel of St. Ludmila
 
Publicated.
 
Consulted with Dr Andrea Steckerova, the curator of the Old Art Collection of the National Gallery in Prague.
Consulted with Alena Havlikova.
In 1965 J. Horký and J. Vachuda restored the painting according to the records of the National Gallery in Prague.
Confirmation of authenticity attached.