Auction House

Auction: Old Master Paintings

26. November 2015, 6:00 pm

Object overview


Angelika Kauffmann

(Chur 1741 - 1807 Rom)

„Industry, attended by Patience […]“
before/c. 1779
oil (grisaille) on cardboard on canvas
46.2 × 35.6 cm. oval
hand written label on the reverse: ANGELIKA KAUFFMANN. R.A. / Industry, attended by Patience / and assisted by Perseverance, / is crowned by Honour and / rewarded with Plenty / 6371
stamp on the reverse: 227 RK
remains of an old label: Industry, attended by Patience and as(…) / by honour and rewarded with Plenty" / given by John Ashton Yates
old label on the reverse: B / 6289


formerly for John Boydell (1720-1804) and Josiah Boydell (1752-1817), Cheapside;
Collection of John Ashton Yates (1781-1863), Liverpool/London;
private property, Austria


Frances A. Gerard, Angelika Kauffmann. A Biography, London 1893, p. 367-368 (original (or when known) present owner: John and Josiah Boydell, Cheapside);
Lady Manners & George C. Williamson, Angelica Kauffmann, R.A. Her Life and Her Works, London 1924, p. 225

Certificate by Dr. Bettina Baumgärtel, 22. April 2015, is enclosed.

€ 31.000