- Listed: January 1, 1970 12:00 am
- Title: The banqueting room, Christian VII’s Palace, Amalienborg, Denmark
- Artist: Adolf Heinrich Claus Hansen
- Origins: Danish
- Format (cm): 66.5 x 49 cm.
- Format (in): 26 x 19 3/8 in.
- Last Sale price: 3 072,00
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Adolf Heinrich Claus Hansen (DANISH, 1859-1925) The banqueting room, Christian VII’s Palace, Amalienborg, Denmark signed with initials ‘Ad H.-H.’ (lower right) oil on canvas 26 x 19 3/8 in. (66.5 x 49 cm.)
Amalienborg, Copenhagen, is the winter residence of the Danish Royal family. It was originally built for four noble families, consisting of four identical classical palace façades with rococo interiors, built around an octagonal courtyard. The palaces became Royal residences in 1794.