Lot 10

ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1630
Portrait of a lady, half-length, in a black and white embroidered dress, embellished with pearls and a ruff collar
oil on canvas
30 3/4 x 25 in. (78.2 x 63.5 cm.)

PROVENANCE:
Colonel Frederick Arthur Irby, Boyland Hall, Moningthorpe, by 1907, and by descent to,
Mrs Victor Ramsay Fairfax of Brook House, Great Waldingfield, Sudbury, Suffolk, her sale; Christie’s, London, 18 April 1957, lot 10 (as Zuccaro).

LITERATURE:
F. Duleep Sing, Portraits in Norfolk Houses, Norwich, 1927, p.28, no.32 (as at Boyland Hall).

Estimate: £5,000-£7,000