International Art Auction

June 14, 2011

LOT 47
Attributed to the Studio of Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680)
  • Attributed to the Studio of Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680)

47

Attributed to the Studio of Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680), Dutch/British

PORTRAIT OF QUEEN HENRIETTA MARIE (1609-1669)

Oil on canvas in a painted cartouche
30" x 25" — 76.2 x 63.5 cm.

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $3,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

Mr. Robert A. Laidlaw established the Laidlaw Foundation in 1949 with an endowment of $50,000 to benefit charitable, educational, conservation and cultural organizations in Ontario. Mr. Laidlaw served as chairman of the Board of Directors of the Hospital for Sick Children for 18 years and headed the hospital's 1947-51 capital campaign. He was also a founding director of the National Ballet of Canada, the National Ballet School, served as a director of Upper Canada College, the Royal Ontario Museum, the McMichael Gallery and the Quetico Foundation.

Provenance:

Ex. Collection Mr. R.A. Laidlaw, Toronto

Exhibited:

Laidlaw Collection

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Paintings