07 mai 2009

Richard L. Feigen Returns Ludovico Carracci's Depiction of St. Jerome He Unwittingly Bought

An ICE investigation revealed the late 16th century oil painting was forcibly sold by the Nazis through Lempertz Auction House in 1937. Photo: EFE/ICE NEW YORK, NY.- The widely publicized return of a painting by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) two weeks ago led to the recovery of another work of art belonging to the late Jewish art dealer Dr. Max Stern. Today, at the Leo Baeck Institute for the study of the history and culture of German-speaking Jewry, ICE and the U.S. Attorney's Office returned a depiction of... [Lire la suite]
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29 avril 2009

17th Century follower of Joos van Cleve, Saint Jerome in his study

17th Century follower of Joos van Cleve, Saint Jerome in his study oil on canvas. 62 by 58.2 cm. Est. 6,000—8,000 EUR NOTE: A 17th Century copy after Joos van Cleve's depiction of Saint Jerome, of which an exceptionally large number of variants and replicas originated in the artist's studio and circle.1 The composition was not strictly of Van Cleve's own invention, but was based on Albrecht Dürer's Saint Jerome, painted in 1521 for Ruy Fernández de Almeida, Ambassador of King John III of Portugal, now in the Museu Nacional... [Lire la suite]
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13 avril 2009

Workshop of Ambrosius Benson (Lombardy circa 1495-1550 Bruges) Saint Jerome repentant

Workshop of Ambrosius Benson (Lombardy circa 1495-1550 Bruges) Saint Jerome repentant oil on panel. 85.5 x 65.7cm (33 11/16 x 25 7/8in). Estimate: £6,000 - 8,000, €6,400 - 8,500 PROVENANCE:: De Spiegeleaere collection, Belgium, since 1953 and thence by descent to the present ownerEXHIBITED: Ghent, Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Schilderijen uit Gentse Verzamelingen, 28 March - 31 May 1953, cat. no. 18, reproduced plate VIII;Malines, Comité Stad Mechelen Expo 58, Margareta van Oostenrijk en haar hof, 26 July - 15 September... [Lire la suite]
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