11 juillet 2019

An angel holding orb and book painting, Attributed to Abu'l Hasan 'NadirAl-Zaman', Mughal India, circa 1610-15

Lot 335. An angel holding orb and book painting, Attributed to Abu'l Hasan 'Nadir Al-Zaman', Mughal India, circa 1610-15; Calligraphy signed 'Abd al-Rahim al-Haravi, dated AH 1001 / 1592-93 AD. Painting 3 7/8 x 2 ¼ ins. (10 x 5.6 cm.); folio 16 ¾ x 11 ¼ ins. (42.7 x 28.6 cm.). Estimate USD 70,000 - USD 100,000. Price realised USD 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Opaque pigments and gold on paper, verso with four lines of nasta’liq calligraphy reserved in clouds... [Lire la suite]

26 mars 2017

Georg Flegel and probably Marten Van Valckenboch, Large still life with fruits, vegetables and flowers, ..., circa 1610-15

Lot 3056. Georg Flegel and probably Marten Van Valckenboch (Olmütz 1563 - 1638 Frankfurt am Main) (Löwen 1534 - 1612 Frankfurt am Main), Large still life with fruits, vegetables and flowers, also a couple in an interior. Circa 1610-15. Oil on canvas. 114.5 x 173 cm. Estimate CHF 300 000 / 500 000 (€ 277 780 / 462 960). Photo: Koller. Expertise: - Prof. Ingvar Bergström, 3.3.1990 (as Georg Flegel for the objects and Marten van Valckenboch for the interior and the figures). - Prof.... [Lire la suite]