19 avril 2009

Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam May Have to Give Up Berckheyde Painting to JPMorgan

Gerrit Adriaensz Berckheyde (Dutch, 1638 - 1698), The Golden Bend in the Herengracht in Amsterdam, Seen from the Vijzelstraat, c. 1672, oil on panel, 42.6 x 57.8 cm (16 3/4 x 22 3/4 in.) Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW YORK, NY.- The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has been sued by JPMorgan Chase & Co as it tries to recover a painting that was usws as collateral by Louis Reijtenbagh. The painting, "Golden Bend in the Herengracht, Seen from the Vijzelstraat (c. 1672)", made by Gerrit Adriaensz Berckheyde is at the center of a... [Lire la suite]