Gaspar Pieter Verbruggen (Antwerp 1664-1730), Roses, peonies, lilies and other flowers in an urn resting on a stone ledge before a niche. Estimate 20,000 — 25,000 USD. Photo Sotheby’s.
signed lower right: gasper.pedro.Verbruggen f., oil on canvas, 49 3/4 by 41 3/8 in.; 126.5 by 105 cm.
Provenance: With Lewis & Simmons, Inc., according to a label on the stretcher;
Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby’s, 2 December 1976, lot 250.
Exhibition: Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute of Art.
Note: We are grateful to Dr. Fred G. Meijer for confirming that the present work is characteristic of Gaspar Pieter Verbruggen, following first-hand inspection.
Sotheby’s. Old Master & 19th Century European Art, New York | 30 janv. 2015, 10:00 AM