09 mai 2010

Richard Petibone, Jan Van Eyck, “Giovanni Arnolfini and his Wife”, 1434, 1974

Richard Petibone, Jan Van Eyck, “Giovanni Arnolfini and his Wife”, 1434, 1974. photo Philips de Pury & Co Oil on canvas in the artist’s wooden frame. 8 x 6 1/4 in. (20.3 x 15.9 cm).  Signed, titled and dated “Richard Pettibone Jan Van Eyck, Giovanni Arnolfini and his Wife 1974” on the overlap. ESTIMATE $30,000-50,000 PROVENANCE  Acquired directly from the artist LITERATURE I. Berry, M. Duncan, Richard Pettibone: A Retrospective, Saratoga Springs, 2005, p. 117 (illustrated) Philips de Pury & Co.... [Lire la suite]
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11 avril 2010

Pieter Gerritsz. van Roestraeten (Haarlem 1630-1700 London), A silver ginger jar, a violin, a silver porringer, a globe, ...

Pieter Gerritsz van Roestraeten (Haarlem 1630-1700 London), A silver ginger jar, a violin, a silver porringer, a globe, a pearl necklace, a gilt candlestick, a porcelain bowl, a pipe, a silver box, music sheet and almonds, all on a partly draped table. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2010 indistinctly signed '.. Roestr..' (lower right) - oil on canvas - 70 x 81.6 cm. Est. €15,000 - €25,000 Christie's. Old Masters and 19th Century Art. 13 April 2010. Amsterdam www.christies.com Pieter Gerritsz. van Roestraeten (Haarlem... [Lire la suite]
11 avril 2010

Jan van Bijlert (Utrecht 1597/8-1671), Saint Sebastian attended by Saint Irene

Jan van Bijlert (Utrecht 1597/8-1671), Saint Sebastian attended by Saint Irene. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2010 oil on canvas 139.7 x 192.4 cm. Est. €80,000 - €120,000 Notes: We are grateful to Dr Paul Huys Janssen for confirming the attribution after inspection of the original (verbal communication, 3 October 2008).The subject of St. Irene was particularly popular in Utrecht at the beginning of the 17th century. St. Sebastian was invoked as a protector against the plague, and an epidemic killed many in the city between... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2010

Gerhard Richter (B.1932), Grat 2

Gerhard Richter (B.1932), Grat 2. photo Sotheby's oil on canvas. signed, titled, dated 1989 and numbered 689-2 on the reverse. 61.8 by 83cm.; 24 3/8 by 32 3/8 in. Est. 300,000—400,000 GBP. Lot Sold 481,250 GBP PROVENANCE: Gallery Ham / Jinno Collection, TokyoSale: Christie's, London, Post War & Contemporary Art, 23 June 2006, Lot 234Acquired directly from the above by the present owner EXHIBITED: Tokyo, National Museum of Modern Art, Gerhard Richter, 1989Paris, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; Bonn, Kunst-... [Lire la suite]
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06 février 2010

Tiziano Vecellio, called Titian (1485/9-1576), Portrait of a Venetian Admiral, possibly Francesco Duodo (1518-1592) Early 1570s

Tiziano Vecellio, called Titian (1485/9-1576), Portrait of a Venetian Admiral, possibly Francesco Duodo (1518-1592) Early 1570s Oil on canvas, 34 ⅞ x 30 ¼ inches; 88.6 x 77 cm. Price on application Provenance: Traditionally, the Trivulzio family, Milan; Bonomi collection (inventory no. 106), Milan, until 1933; by descent in Monte Carlo until sold to a collector in the 1960s; by descent to his son, by whom sold, Sotheby's, London, 3 July 1997, lot 63; bt. French & Co.; by whom sold Sotheby’s, New York, 29 January... [Lire la suite]
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24 janvier 2010

Fortuna, by Henri Gascar (1635-1701). Circa 1670.

Fortuna, by Henri Gascar (1635-1701). Circa 1670. Oil on canvas. Height : 90.00 cm - Width : 69.50 cm - Price on application Notes: Gascar, born in France, is thought to have studied mainly in Italy. He is recorded in Rome in 1659, but evidently moved back to Northern Europe to seek patronage, as evidenced by a portrait of the diarist Nicolas Delafond painted in Amsterdam in 1667 (Hermitage, St Petersburg). Having failed to establish a successful practice in France, he left for England, probably at the behest of Louise de... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2010

Pietro Longhi (Italian, 1702-1785). The Painter's Studio.

Pietro Longhi (Italian, 1702-1785). The Painter's Studio. Oil on canvas. Height : 23.80 cm - Width : 19.50 cm. Price on application Formerly in the Kress Collection. This examination unequivocally confirmed the traditional attribution to Pietro Longhi of the present painting.Provenance: Paris, Kaufmann CollectionEngland, Private Collection, (until ca. 1950)London, Frost & Reed EnglandThereafter, Private Collection, Boston Grassi Studio 599 Broadway NY 10012 New York - USA. Tel : +1 212 226 6616 - Fax number : +1 212... [Lire la suite]
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26 décembre 2009

Jean Valette-Falgores, called Penot (Montauban 1710-after 1777) A trompe l'oeil with a flame stitched bag

Jean Valette-Falgores, called Penot (Montauban 1710-after 1777) A trompe l'oeil with a flame stitched bag. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2009 signed and dated '***ttance de *hilippe 1710' and inscribed 'A Monsieur Monsi**r Lamote rue de Roi A P*ris' (on letters); oil on canvas, 24½ x 30½ in. (62.3 x 77.5 cm.) Estimate $60,000 - $80,000 Provenance: Rogers Collection Christie's. Cabinet of Curiosities Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections. 28 January 2010. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com
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13 décembre 2009

German School, circa 1600, A skull, a lizard, coins and an hourglass in a painted stone niche

German School, circa 1600, A skull, a lizard, coins and an hourglass in a painted stone niche © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd oil on canvas - 28.5 x 23.2cm (11 1/4 x 9 1/8in). Sold for £50,400 Note: The lizard depicted in the present painting relates, in reverse, to one which appears in a study of insects and reptiles by Georg Hoefnagel (1542-1601) now in the Liechtenstein collection (inventory number GR 399). Bonhams. Old Master Paintings, 9 Dec 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
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11 décembre 2009

Follower of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, Saint Sebastian

Follower of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, Saint Sebastian. Photo Sotheby's oil on canvas, in a carved and gilt wood frame, brushed on the reverse of the stretcher: No 978.duCat. 91 by 73 cm.; 35 3/4 by 28 3/4 in. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  43,250 GBP PROVENANCE: Anonymous sale ('Property from an English Private Collection'), London Olympia, Sotheby's, 25 April 2006, lot 328 (for £60,000), where acquired by the present owner. Sotheby's. Old Master & British Paintings Day Sale. 10 Dec 09. London... [Lire la suite]
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