Lot#1Lottitle: Jacob d'Agar, style of, early 18th century: Portrait of Frederik IV in cuirass, in the background landscape.
Est. Price: 40000 - 60000 DKK / 5400 - 8050 €
Real. Price: - / -
DescriptionPortrait of King Frederik IV (1671-1730), King of Denmark and Norway. The King is seen wearing a powdered full-bottomed wig, dressed in a red ermine robe with a star and embroidered gold crowns, lace cravate and cuffs, armour and a blue ribbon with the Danish order of the Elephant. In the background battleships. Unsigned. Oil on canvas. 145 x 105 cm.
The Danish and Swedish warships in the background refer to the "Store Nordiske Krig" (The Great Northern War) between Denmark and Sweden in 1700-1721.
Provenance: "Store Kro" in Fredensborg. See p. 12.
AuctionInternational auction 830
Date & Time: 6/6/12 - 6/14/12
House & Location: Bruun Rasmussen, Bredgade, Copenhagen
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Viewing5/31/12 - 6/4/12
Bruun Rasmussen, Bredgade
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