25. North Netherlands School

North Netherlands School
Portrait of Maria van Bodegem, age 22
dated 1582 and inscribed ÆTATIS SVE 22 upper left
With coat-of-arms upper right
Oil on panel, 89.2 x 67.2 cm
– Goudstikker art dealership, Amsterdam as Cornelis Ketel (inv.no. 2452)
– With Goudstikker-Miedl, Amsterdam (still in 1943)
– Restituted to Desi Goudstikker (after 1945)
- Private collection, the Netherlands
– AB de Vries, The Northern Netherlandish portrait in the second half of the 16th century, Amsterdam, 1934, p. 122, note 1, as possibly by Rudolph van Antwerpen
– E. Pelinck, 'Mr. Roelof Willemsz. Portrait painter in Utrecht', Old Holland 63, 1948, p. 108-111, as attributed to Roeloff Willemsz. from Culemborg
– REO Ekkart, 'The portraits of Willem Hanneman and Maria van Bodegem', De Nederlandse Leeuw 123, 2006, no. 2, p. 94-96 (ill.)
Registered at the RKD – Netherlands Institute for Art History in The Hague under number 117676.

This portrait was made in the year Maria van Bodegem (1560-1598) wedded her husband Willem Hanneman (1546 – before 1613). That same year he was also portrayed, at 36 years of age. Unfortunately, both portraits have remained separated since 1943.

€ 1.500 - 3.500
Hammer amount
€ 2.800