06 mars 2020

Koller to offer Old Masters and 19th century paintings held for decades in private collections

Lot 3007. Bicci di Lorenzo (1373 Florence 1452), The mystical marriage of St Catherine. Circa 1445–50. Tempera on gold ground panel. 165 × 98 cm. Estimate: CHF 250 000-350 000 (€ 219 300 - 307 020). © Koller  ZURICH.- A monumental, museum-quality tempera and gold ground on panel painting by Florentine artist Bicci di Lorenzo has come to auction at Koller after decades in a private collection (lot 3007, CHF 250 000/350 000). Created circa 1445/50, this is a mature work by Bicci, who received... [Lire la suite]

06 mars 2020

Koller to offer Old Masters and 19th century paintings held for decades in private collections

Lot 3007. Bicci di Lorenzo (1373 Florence 1452), The mystical marriage of St Catherine. Circa 1445–50. Tempera on gold ground panel. 165 × 98 cm. Estimate: CHF 250 000-350 000 (€ 219 300 - 307 020). © Koller  ZURICH.- A monumental, museum-quality tempera and gold ground on panel painting by Florentine artist Bicci di Lorenzo has come to auction at Koller after decades in a private collection (lot 3007, CHF 250 000/350 000). Created circa 1445/50, this is a mature work by Bicci, who received... [Lire la suite]
27 décembre 2019

Balthasar van der As, Still life of mixed flowers in a glass vase, with three shells, a grasshopper and a spider on a tabletop

Lot 25. Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1593/94 - 1657 Delft), Still life of mixed flowers in a glass vase, with three shells, a grasshopper and a spider on a tabletop, signed lower right: BV. AST., oil on oak panel, 40.8 x 27.5 cm.; 16 x 10¾ in. Estimate: 200,000 - 300,000 GBP. Lot sold 225,000 GBP. © Sotheby's. Provenance: With Johnny van Haeften, 1989, from whom acquired by the father of the present owner; Thence by inheritance. Exhibited: London, Dulwich Picture Gallery,... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2019

Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg, vers 1593 - Delft, 1657), Bouquet de fleurs dans un vase en verre

Lot 76. Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg, vers 1593 - Delft, 1657), Bouquet de fleurs dans un vase en verre. Huile sur cuivre, h: 23,60 w: 17,10 cm. Signé et daté 'B. vander. Ast. 1622' en bas à gauche. Estimate 80 000 - 120 000 €. © Artcurial (Frottements sur le pourtour). Provenance : Vente anonyme; Amsterdam, Paul Brandt, 6 juin 1961, n°29 ;Terry-Engel Gallery, Londres, en 1964 ;Chez Douwes, Amsterdam-Londres, en 1965 ;Vente anonyme ; Londres, Sotheby's, 9 décembre 1987, n° 67... [Lire la suite]
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19 avril 2019

Balthasar van der Ast, A basket with cherries, apples, peaches and a bunch of grapes, surrounded by apples, peaches, shells, bee

  Lot 351. Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1593/94–1657 Delft) A basket with cherries, apples, peaches and a bunch of grapes, surrounded by apples, peaches, shells, bees and a dragonfly, signed and dated lower right: B. van der Ast. fe.1647, oil on panel, 30 x 47.5 cm, framed. Estimate: EUR 60,000 - EUR 80,000 (USD 68,000 - USD 90,000 ). Unsold. © Dorotheum Provenance: possibly collection P.L.C. Driessen, Leyden, 1894;with Lasron Gallery, London, 1965;Private collection;sale, Christie’s,... [Lire la suite]
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19 avril 2019

Balthasar van der Ast, Roses, tulips, irises and other flowers in a wicker basket, with fruit and insects on a ledge

Lot 345. Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1593/94–1657 Delft) Roses, tulips, irises and other flowers in a wicker basket, with fruit and insects on a ledge, signed lower right: B. V. AST, oil on panel, 26 x 36 cm, framed. Estimate: EUR 80,000 - EUR 120,000 (USD 90,000 - USD 140,000 ). Unsold. © Dorotheum Provenance: sale, Hugo Helbig, Munich, 16 December 1908, lot 2; Collection of Gaston von Mallmann (1860–1917), Berlin and Blaschkov; sale,... [Lire la suite]
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03 février 2018

Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1593/94 - 1657 Delft), Still life with basket of shells, a plate with fruits and insects

Lot 14. Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1593/94 - 1657 Delft), Still life with basket of shells, a plate with fruits and insects, signed lower left: B.van der.Ast, oil on panel, 15 1/2  by 23 5/8  in.; 39.5 by 60 cm. Estimate 800,000 — 1,200,000 USD. Lot sold 1,815,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: In the collection of the family of the present owners since at least circa 1900. Note: This recently rediscovered panel is a... [Lire la suite]
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24 septembre 2017

Exhibition showcases the magnificent food still lifes of the Golden Age

 Jan Davidsz de Heem, Still Life with Moor and Parrot, 1641. Oil on Panel. Hotel de Ville (Broodhuis), Brussels. HAARLEM.- A Global Table runs in the Frans Hals Museum and De Hallen Haarlem from 23 September 2017 to 7 January 2018. This unique exhibition featuring old and new art showcases the magnificent food still lifes of the Golden Age. It offers an alternative reading of these works as documents from an eventful history. What does the food we see tell us about the Netherlands’ colonial and trade relations... [Lire la suite]
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10 août 2017

Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1594 - Delft 1657), Still Life with roses, tulips, irises and other flowers in a wicker basket

Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1594 - Delft 1657), Still Life with roses, tulips, irises and other flowers in a wicker basket, with fruit and insects on a ledge. Oil on oak Panel, 26 x 36 cm. Signed lower right: B.V.AST, (POA) © David Koetser Gallery. Provenance: Anonymous sale, New York, Christie’s, 10 January 1980, lot 112;With David.M. Koetser, Zürich;Acquired from the above by the late owners in October 1980. Literature: I. Bergström, “Baskets with flowers by Ambrosius Bosschaert the Elder andtheir Repercussions... [Lire la suite]
10 août 2017

Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1594 - Delft 1657), A Fruit Still-Life with a wicker basket, Shells and a Butterfly

Balthasar van der Ast (Middelburg 1594 - Delft 1657), A Fruit Still-Life with a wicker basket, Shells and a Butterfly. Oil on Panel, 64 x 102.3 cm. Signed on the ledge: B. van der. Ast, (POA) © David Koetser Gallery. Provenance: Frederick Muller, Tableaux anciens, Amsterdam, 26.6.1923, no. 2;Purchased by the grandparents of the present owner c. 1932/33, Nimrod Park, Hilversum, The Netherlands;Private collection, The Netherlands. Literature: L.J. Bol, The Bosschaert Dynasty, Leigh on Sea 1960, no. 114 David Koetser... [Lire la suite]