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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17 avril 2009

Netherlandish School, 16th Century, An allegory of Justice

Netherlandish School, 16th Century, An allegory of Justice oil on panel. 17 3/4 x 11 3/4in (45.1 x 29.8cm). Estimate: $10,000 - 15,000 Footnote: There is an inscription along the top edge which reads: 'TESNVEEN ROSTVME DAT TROVVE ES LIERTER DAN EEN PLVME'. Bonhams. European Paintings, 21 Apr 2009. New York and San Francisco. www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved
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