An oil on copper painting of a hawking scene attributed to Carel Van Falens. Circa 1700.
A fascinating picture of a hawking scene, with elegant mounted figures with their attendants on foot, with a hawk, and hunting dogs.
Carel van Falens / van Valens (1683-1733).
W 8.5″ (22 cm).
H 7.5″ (19 cm).
D 1″ (2.5 cm).
Nb. This antique painting – executed at the turn of the 18th century – is in fine, unrestored state. Historically re-framed.
One of the most expensive pieces of art by Carel van Falens was sold on 15th Dec 2004 at Christie’s for £21,300.00.
Bonhams sold a Van Falens, lot 73, on 5th December 2018, for £8750.00.