06 juin 2010

Two 18th Century Trompe L'oeil of the James S. Copley Library

English School, 18th Century (Follower of Edward Collier) Trompe l'oeil still life of a letter rack holding a newspaper, letters, a letter opener, wax, a quill, a comb and other objects. photo Sotheby's oil on canvas, 28 by 23 in.; 71.1 by 58.4 cm. Est. 20,000—30,000 USD Lot Sold 53,125 USD PROVENANCE: Berry-Hill Galleries, New York, by 1959. Property of the James S. Copley Library. Attributed to Bernardo Lorente Germán (Séville 1680 - 1759), Trompe L'oeil still life with newspapers, sheet music, oil paintings and... [Lire la suite]