29 juillet 2018

Jacob Gerritsz. Cuyp, A vanitas still life with an angel blowing bubbles

Lot 277. Jacob Gerritsz. Cuyp (Dordrecht 1594 - 1652 (?), A vanitas still life with an angel blowing bubbles, inscribed on the tablet: Bereyt u selven/ want ghy sult/ sterven/ Eert te laet is ("Prepare yourself, for you shall die- before it is too late"), oil on canvas, 40 3/8 by 70 in.; 102.5 by 178 cm. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 USD. Lot sold 374,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's Provenance: Private collection, Austria. Note: This unique painting, only recently recognised as a work by Jacob... [Lire la suite]
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