17 août 2016

Edwaert Collier, Still life with peaches, lemon, grapes, bread and wine bottle next to a half-filled wine glass and a knife ...

Edwaert Collier, also called Edwaert Colyer (1640 Breda - London 1708), Still life with peaches, lemon, grapes, bread and wine bottle next to a half-filled wine glass and a knife with a silver handle on the table edge, 1699. Oil on canvas. 62.5 x 73 cm.  In the lower area in great prominence signed "E. Collier fecit / 1699 ". Lot 106. Estimate: € 3000-5000 Note: Member of the Guild of St. Luke in Leiden from 1673. His paintings are in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Begijnhof,... [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]
05 juillet 2015

Jan Davidsz. De Heem,

Lot 13. Jan Davidsz. De Heem (Utrecht 1606 - 1683/4 Antwerp), Still life  with peaches, figs, plums, grapes and oysters upon a wooden table top, bears initials upper left: C.D.H.f., and with traces of signature upper right, oil on oak panel, 21.7 by 27. 4 cm.; 8 1/2  by 10 3/4  in. Estimate 120,000 — 180,000 GBP. Unsold. Photo Sotheby's. Provenance: Wilhelm Caspar Escher (1859–1929), Zürich;Thence by family descent.  Exhibited: Utrecht, Centraal... [Lire la suite]