26 avril 2009

Jacob Grimmer (Antwerp 1525-1590), An Allegory of Spring

Jacob Grimmer (Antwerp 1525-1590), An Allegory of Spring with the astrological signs of Aries, Taurus and Gemini in the sky; the spandrels decorated with gold-painted arabesques; oil on panel; 30½ x 30 1/8 in. (77.7 x 76.7 cm.). Est. £70,000 - £100,000 . Lot sold £97,250 Provenance: The Montgomery family, probably since the 19th Century at Stobo Castle, Peebleshire and moved to Kinross House, circa 1902, and by descent to the vendor. Notes: We are grateful to Dr. Luuk Pijl for confirming the attribution on the basis of... [Lire la suite]
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