Lot 0068

Van Orley Portrait of One of the Most Important Women

VAN ORLEY, Bernard (1487-1541). Portrait of Margaret of Austria. Oil on panel. c. 1525. 13 3/4" x 11 1/2", panel in neo-Renaissance frame with grottesche decoration. Provenance: Dr. Joachim Carvalho (1869-1936), Paris; with Kleinberger, London, 1927, no. 206, from whom acquired by M. Arens, presumably on behalf of Laurent Meeus, Brussels;... more