17 août 2016

Cornelis Jansz de Heem, Still life with fruit, oysters and a roman goblet

Cornelis Jansz de Heem (1631 Leiden - 1695 Antwerp), Still life with fruit, oysters and a roman goblet. Oil on canvas. Relined. 78 x 65.5 cm. Photo Hampel Lot 188. Estimate: € 40000-60000 According to the previous owner the authenticity of the painting was confirmed by Fred Meijer.  The son of Jan Davidsz. de Heem - a key figure of 17th century Flemish still life painitng - Cornelis de Heem trained with his father and was a brilliant and worthy artistic successor. Cornelis largely adopted his... [Lire la suite]

03 avril 2016

The San Diego Museum of Art opens exhibition of European masterpieces from the Grasset Collection

Osias Beert the Elder (Antwerp 1580 – 1624). Still Life of Flowers in a Stone Vase in a Niche. Oil on panel, cradled. On loan from the Grasset Collection.  SAN DIEGO, CA.- The San Diego Museum of Art announced the arrival of Brueghel to Canaletto: European Masterpieces from the Grasset Collection, an exhibition featuring some of the finest still life and landscape paintings from leading Dutch, Flemish, Italian, Spanish and German artists of the 17th & 18th centuries. Made possible by a loan from a... [Lire la suite]
02 janvier 2016

Frans Snijders, Still Life with Fruit, Porcelain and a Squirrel, 1616

Frans Snijders, Still Life with Fruit, Porcelain and a Squirrel,  oil on copper, 1616,  Museum of Fine Arts Boston Frans Snijders, Still Life with Fruit, Porcelain and a Squirrel, detail, oil on copper, 1616, Museum of Fine Arts Boston. These strawberries in a Chinese porcelain bowl are painted on copper, which makes it look so bright it almost seems like the bowl is real porcelain, reflecting the light of the room. On show in the exhibition Asia - Amsterdam at Rijksmuseum until 17th January