Lot Archive

Lot

№ 597

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31 May 1995

Hammer Price:
£30

c.1830. Belgium. A group of bronze portrait medals by Jean Henry Simon of the painters Jean Stadius , Theodorus Rombouts, Joban de Knuyt and Balthazar Moret [4]. Very fine or better (£40-50)

From Simon's Galerie métallique des hommes qui ont illustré les Pays -Bas, a series comprising 100 medals and on which, according to Forrer. "he spent six years of arduous labour"