09 novembre 2008

Hendrik van Steenwijck II (Antwerp c. 1580-1649 Leiden or The Hague). Baal's priests consuming the offerings of the people

Hendrik van Steenwijck II (Antwerp c. 1580-1649 Leiden or The Hague). Baal's priests consuming the offerings of the people in a temple signed and dated 'HENR: VA. STEN·Jonge ·1604· (lower right). oil on panel. 65.4 x 92.3 cm. Estimate €80,000 - €120,000 ($102,484 - $153,725) Provenance : Graeff van Polsbroek, Amsterdam and by descent to the current owner. Notes : Hendrik van Steenwijck II painted this picture shortly after the untimely death of his father and teacher in 1603 (see lot 13). Only in these years the... [Lire la suite]
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