Restituted Largillière to Star in Sotheby’s Master Paintings Sale

Sotheby's Master Paintings Sale

Nicolas de Largillierre, Portrait of a Lady as Pomona, c 1710-14. Estimated to reach between $1,000,000 - 1,500,000.

Following the restitution in early 2021 of Nicolas de Largillière’s 18th century masterwork Madame de Parabère (Portrait présumé, or Vertumne et Pomone) or Portrait of a Lady as Pomona by the Dresden State Art Collections to the heirs of the renowned Jewish collector Jules Strauss, Sotheby’s will offer the painting as a highlight of the upcoming Master Paintings & Sculpture Auction on 27 January in New York, and will mark one of the most significant works by the artist ever offered at auction (estimate $1/1.5 million).

Event Information
Start Date: January 27, 2022
End Date: January 28, 2022
Venue: Sotheby's

Sotheby's Master Paintings Sale