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Lot 27Attributed to Adriaen Hanneman
Portrait of a Lady said to be Katherine Stanhope, Countess of Chesterfield (1609-1667)
Oil on canvas
50 x 40 inches (127 x 101.7 cm)

The Evelyn family, southern England
Private collection, New York

Sold for $17,500
Estimate $7,000-12,000

Glue relined. Frame rubbing. A few flakes of paint loss in the trees and on the trunk at left. Dense varnish layer. UV light reveals a few touches of inpainting in the background of the upper left quadrant, and inpainted cracks on the forehead and chest .

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