12 décembre 2010

Flemish 17th century Still life @ Sotheby's

Cornelis Jansz. de Heem (Leiden Bapt 1631 - 1695 Antwerpt), A still life with roses, daffodils, bluebells and other flowers on a stone ledge with an orange, blackberries and two butterflies.photo Sotheby's oil on canvas; 49 by 39.5 cm.; 19 1/4 by 15 1/2 in., signed lower left: C DE HEEM f. Estimate 40,000—60,000 GBP. Lot Sold.  63,650 GBP PROVENANCE: Anonymous Sale, London, Christie's, 6 July 1990, lot 91;Private Collection, Southern Germany;Anonymous Sale, Vienna, Dorotheum, 7 October 1998, lot 52, when acquired by the... [Lire la suite]