04 février 2024

Osias Beert (Antwerp 1580-1623), A pewter plate of walnuts and hazelnuts, a glass of red wine, and a butterfly on a table top

Lot 8. Osias Beert (Antwerp 1580-1623), A pewter plate of walnuts and hazelnuts, a glass of red wine, and a butterfly on a table top, oil on panel, unframed, 22.8 x 30.9 cm. Price realised USD 252,000 (Estimate USD 100,000 – USD 150,000). © Christies 2024 Provenance: Private Collection, South America, from whom acquired by the present owner. Note: Osias Beert is distinguished among a pioneering group of still-life painters working in Antwerp during the seventeenth century and was... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2019

In the Age of Rembrandt: Dutch Paintings from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston opens on June 1

Hendrick Avercamp, Winter Landscape near a Village, about 1610–15. Oil on panel. 53.3 x 94.6 cm. Promised gift of Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo, in support of the Center for Netherlandish Art. Courtesy, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. TORONTO, April 29, 2019—For the first time in Canada, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) presents In the Age of Rembrandt: Dutch Paintings from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, an extraordinary collection of paintings from the Dutch Golden Age. Opening Saturday, June 1,... [Lire la suite]
08 avril 2018

Osias Beert (c. 1580 - 1623/24), attributed, Fine still life with oysters, pastries, lemon and wine glass

Lot 190. Osias Beert (c. 1580 - 1623/24), attributed, Fine still life with oysters, pastries, lemon and wine glass. Oil on panel. Parquetted, 32.5 x 47.5 cm. Estimate 45.000-55.000 €. Courtesy Hampel Note: A tabletop arranged on an image parallel, which extends beyond the edge of the picture, is composed of a fine still life with a sugar plant in a bag, as well as almonds, biscuits and dried fruits on a pewter plate. Next to it a glass of white wine and a pewter plate with opened... [Lire la suite]
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12 octobre 2017

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to receive landmark gifts of Dutch and Flemish art

Courtesy Museum of Fine Arts, Boston BOSTON, MASS.- Today, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, announces that Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo and Susan and Matthew Weatherbie have made a commitment to give their exceptional collections of 17th-century Dutch and Flemish art to the Museum—a donation that will constitute the largest gift of European paintings in MFA history. The Boston-area collectors plan to give the MFA not only their art collections, but also a major research library and funding to establish a Center for... [Lire la suite]
08 mars 2017

"Slow Food: Still Lifes of the Golden Age" opens at the Mauritshuis in The Hague

Clara Peeters (Active in Antwerpen, c.1607-1621 of later), Still Life with Cheeses, Almonds and Pretzels, c. 1615, Mauritshuis, The Hague, Purchased by the Mauritshuis with support of the Stichting Vrienden van het Mauritshuis, the BankGiro Loterij, the Vereniging Rembrandt (with help of its A.M. Roeters van Lennep Fonds, Utrechtse Rembrandt Cirkel and Caius Cirkel) and a private individual Fonds, Utrechtse Rembrandt Cirkel en Caius Cirkel) en een particulier, 2012 HE HAGUE.- From 9 March through 25 June 2017... [Lire la suite]
03 avril 2016

The San Diego Museum of Art opens exhibition of European masterpieces from the Grasset Collection

Osias Beert the Elder (Antwerp 1580 – 1624). Still Life of Flowers in a Stone Vase in a Niche. Oil on panel, cradled. On loan from the Grasset Collection.  SAN DIEGO, CA.- The San Diego Museum of Art announced the arrival of Brueghel to Canaletto: European Masterpieces from the Grasset Collection, an exhibition featuring some of the finest still life and landscape paintings from leading Dutch, Flemish, Italian, Spanish and German artists of the 17th & 18th centuries. Made possible by a loan from a... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2016

A new world record and numerous excellent results in Old Master paintings sale at Koller

Michaelina Wautier (Mond c.1617 - 1689 Brussels), Portrait of Martino Martini, Jesuit missionary in China, 1654. Oil on canvas. Signed and dated upper left: Michaelina Wautier fecit 1654. Chinese inscription upper right: Wei Kuangguo (Chinese title of the sitter). 69.5 x 59 cm. Estimate CHF 7 000 / 10 000. Sold for CHF 480 500. World auction record for the artist. Photo Koller ZURICH.- The week of old masters and antiques auctions at Koller yielded numerous excellent results for works by... [Lire la suite]