28 juillet 2018

Adriaen Coorte (Middelburg (?) 1660 (?) - after 1707), Still life with a butterfly, apricots, cherries, and a chestnut

Lot 144. Adriaen Coorte (Middelburg (?) 1660 (?) - after 1707), Still life with a butterfly, apricots, cherries, and a chestnut, signed and dated lower right: A: Coorte, i685, oil on canvas, 16 by 13 3/4 in.; 40.6 by 34.9. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 USD. Lot sold 290,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: With Van Pappelendam & Schouten, Amsterdam;Their sale, Amsterdam, Frederik Muller & Cie, 11-12 June 1889, lot 207;Anonymous sale, Boston, Skinner, Inc., 17... [Lire la suite]
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19 décembre 2017

Adriaen Coorte's Asparagus

Adriaen Coorte, Strawberries, Asparagus, and Gooseberries with a Tablecloth, 1685, oil on canvas, 42 x 44 cm, Private collection. Adriaen Coorte, Strawberries, Asparagus, and Gooseberries in a Niche, 1685, oil on canvas, 65 × 49.5 cm (25.6 × 19.5 in), Private collection. Adriaen Coorte, Still Life of Asparagus and Artichoke, 1693-95, oil on paper mounted on canvas, 28.5 × 22 cm (11.2 × 8.7 in), Kurpfälzisches Museum der Stadt Heidelberg. Adriaen Coorte, Still Life with Asparagus, Cherries and a Butterfly, c. 1693-95. Paper... [Lire la suite]
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13 décembre 2017

As a Christmas present for the nation, National Gallery displays four exceptional Dutch and Flemish paintings

Adriaen Coorte, 'Still Life with a Bowl of Strawberries, a Spray of Gooseberries, Asparagus and a Plum', 1703 © The National Gallery, London. Gift from the collection of Willem Baron van Dedem, 2017  “I love to share with other people the richness and the beauty of paintings of the sixteenth and seventeenth century, which I have collected.” ('Collected and Reflected', Willem Baron van Dedem) LONDON.- Visitors to the National Gallery can from tomorrow (13 December 2017) enjoy four exceptional Dutch and... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2017

Adriaen Coorte (Dutch, c. 1660-aft 1707), Gooseberries on a Table, 1701

Adriaen Coorte (Dutch, c. 1660-aft 1707), Gooseberries on a Table, 1701, oil on paper mounted on wood, Framed: 45.5 x 38.5 x 4.5 cm (17 7/8 x 15 1/8 x 1 3/4 in.); Unframed: 29.7 x 22.8 cm (11 11/16 x 8 15/16 in.). Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund, 1987.32 © The Cleveland Museum of Art. Coorte worked in Middelburg, a wealthy maritime city in the southern part of the Netherlands, which fostered a poetic, scientific, and spiritual examination of the natural world. Gooseberries - a modest, local pleasure - could be picked in the wild,... [Lire la suite]
26 janvier 2017

Adriaen Coorte (Holland, Middelburg (?), active 1683-1707), Wild Strawberries in a Wan Li Bowl, 1704

Adriaen Coorte (Holland, Middelburg (?), active 1683-1707), Wild Strawberries in a Wan Li Bowl, 1704. Oil on paper, mounted on wood. Frame: 19 × 15 × 2 in. (48.26 × 38.1 × 5.08 cm) 11 5/8 x 8 7/8 in. (29.5275 x 22.5425 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward William Carter (M.2009.106.5). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
29 janvier 2016

Adriaen Coorte (Ijzendijke 1659 or later - Vlissingen or Middelburg? 1707), Still life with sea shells

Adriaen Coorte (Ijzendijke 1659 or later - Vlissingen or Middelburg? 1707), Still life with sea shells, signed and dated lower left: A. Coorte 1696, oil on paper laid down on board, 8 by 5 1/2  in.; 20.5 by 14 cm. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's Provenance: American family collection, before 1990, from whom acquired by the current owner. Notes: Coorte's deceptively simple still lifes depicting fruit, nuts, vegetables and shells, set against a... [Lire la suite]

18 septembre 2015

Kunsthaus Zürich receives the Knecht Collection of 17th century paintings on long-term loan

Adriaen Coorte, Still Life with a Bundle of Asparagus, Red Cherries and a Butterfly, c. 1693 – 1695. Oil on paper on wood, 25.6 x 19.8 cm. Private collection. ZURICH.- The Kunsthaus Zürich announces that the 50 17th-century Dutch and Flemish paintings on display in the exhibition ‘A Golden Age’ are coming to the Kunsthaus on long-term loan for a number of decades. The exhibition is extended until 10 January 2016. Under an agreement with the Zürcher Kunstgesellschaft, collectors Ferdinand and Karin Knecht from Zurich... [Lire la suite]
06 juillet 2015

Kunsthaus Zürich presents ‘A Golden Age’ – masterpieces of Dutch painting

Adriaen Coorte, Still Life with a Bundle of Asparagus, Red Cherries and a Butterfly, c. 1693 – 1695. Oil on paper on wood, 25.6 x 19.8 cm. Private collection © 2015 Kunsthaus Zürich ZURICH - From 28 August to 29 November 2015, the Kunsthaus Zürich presents an exhibition combining 40 works of 17th-century Dutch painting from a private Zurich collection with selected pieces from its own important holdings: cheerful genre scenes, magnificent still lifes and masterfully composed landscapes by Jan Brueghel the... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2015

Sotheby's to offer the Weldon Collection: Single owner sale on 22 April

Adriaen Coorte (Middelburg (?) 1660 (?) - after 1707), Wild strawberries on a ledge. Signed and dated lower left: A Coorte/1704. Oil on paper, laid down on panel. Signed and dated lower left on the ledge: A Coorte/ 1704, 5 3/8  by 6 1/2 in.; 13.5 by 16.5 cm. Estimate 800,000-1,200,000 USD. Lot sold 2,050,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s will present the sale of The Weldon Collection, a remarkable collection of Dutch and Flemish paintings assembled by the... [Lire la suite]
06 mars 2012

Christie's announces the sale of the Pieter & Olga Dreesmann Collection of Dutch Old Master paintings

 Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, A Bust of a Man in a Gorget and Cap. Estimate: £8 million to 12 million. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2012. LONDON.- Christie’s announces the sale of The Pieter & Olga Dreesmann Collection of Dutch Old Master Paintings which will be offered in the Old Master & British Paintings Evening Auction on Tuesday 3 July. The Dreesmann family name is synonymous with connoisseurship, passion and generous philanthropy in the arts. Crowned by Rembrandt’s masterpiece A Bust of a Man in a Gorget and Cap... [Lire la suite]