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]

03 septembre 2015

Floris Gerritsz van Schooten, A fruit still life with plums, apples, grapes and pears on a table

Floris Gerritsz van Schooten (c.1585 Haarlem 1656), A fruit still life with plums, apples, grapes and pears on a table. CHF25,000 - CHF35,000. Photo Koller Auctions. Oil on panel Monogramed lower right on a leaf: FV S. 51.7 x 82.8 cm.  Provenance: - Donald Antiques and Decorations, London, October 1951 (as Dutch School). - Collection of Mrs. Achilles, London, from 1951. - Private collection, USA.  We are grateful to Fred G. Meijer of the RKD, The Hague, for Confirming the attribution of... [Lire la suite]