506 - Old Masters to Modernists

Date 25 November 2018

We are proud to present the catalog of our upcoming auction, ranging from Old Masters to Indonesian Modernists.
The oldest work, lot 2, consists of two painted spruce panels from the 16th century, depicting Saint Sabastian and Saint Gregory the Great, clearly recognizable by their attributes and exceptional because of the polychromy still present. Valuation for both works together € 4,000 – 6,000.
Impressive is the large-format canvas attributed to Antonie Leemans (1630/1631-1671/1673), which shows a hunter with his three dogs and hunting equipment. Characteristic are not only the stylized dog heads, but also the depicted pasture bag and hunting horn, which are inextricably intertwined with Leemans' oeuvre. Valuation for lot 10 € 5,000 – 8,000.
By Hans Bollongier (1598/1602-1672/1675), also an important name in this auction, it is Flower still life on stone plinth. In this painting he proves his skill in depicting nature, which can be seen in the depicted flowers and caterpillar. Valuation for lot 14 € 12,000 – 18,000. The portrait of a gentleman by Nicolaes Maes (1634-1693), which can be dated to about 1675, is of the same refinement. The portrait is most likely the important anatomist, zoologist and botanist Frederik Ruysch (1638-1731), who had himself captured earlier. by Maes. Valuation for lot 16 € 4,000 – 6,000.

Various landscapes are also included in this auction, two of which are by Cornelis Lieste (1817-1861). lot 29, sunlit landscape, has always made a big impression, given the extensive list of exhibitions and literature references. In this panoramic landscape, Lieste has opted for very intense colors, which results in a magical daylight. Valuation € 10,000 – 20,000.
A related romantic landscape is by Frederik Marinus Kruseman (1816-1882) and included under lot 34. This Haarlem artist, descendant of a family of painters, learned the trade from important teachers, of which Barend Cornelis Koekkoek (1803-1862) was decisive. for his dreamy brushstroke. This work dates from his most successful period, of which critics confirm that he even surpassed his teacher Koekkoek during that time. Valuation € 20,000 – 25,000.

In addition, various cityscapes are offered, of which the two combined paintings by Adrianus Eversen (1818-1897) under lot 62 immediately catch the eye. Villagers by a savings bank and A view of a town with figures on a square date from 1853 and complement each other in terms of composition and color touch. Valuation for both works together € 15,000 – 25,000.

Several paintings of nudes are of a later date, including Seated nude with stole by Jan Sluijters (1881-1957) which is included under lot 103. The attractive model is only scantily dressed and portrayed with the smooth brushstrokes in bright colors that are so characteristic of Sluijters. Valuation € 40,000 – 60,000.

A special section in this catalog is dedicated to Isaac Israels (1865-1934) and contains no fewer than six paintings and a pastel by him. This collection proves the versatility of this beloved artist, as the subjects range from self-portrait, nude, interior, telephone operators, military to mannequin. The highlight, however, concerns the Javanese princess, which he made during his stay in Indonesia and depicts one of the most beautiful princesses. Valuation for the cover lot 117 is € 100,000 – 150,000.

The auction will be concluded with a selection of Indonesian and Balinese works of art by Gerard Pieter Adolfs (1897-1968), Willem van der Does (1889-1966), Rudolf Bonnet (1895-1978), Arie Smit (1916-2016) and Hendra Gunawan (1918-1983). From the latter you are offered a rare work from the early 1940s that de Village life depicted with many figures in a gnarled landscape. This work, which was obtained directly from the artist by the family of the current owner, is valued at €20,000 – 30,000.

Of course, the above is just a selection from the entire range. We therefore invite you to the online catalog here .

We hope to welcome you in our saleroom soon!

We draw your attention here Please note the various options for participating in the auction, even if you are unable to attend.

Any restorations or defects of the lots on offer are not listed in the catalogue. If you would like to receive more information about the condition of a lot, please contact us for a condition report.

This auction is closed.

1
Italian School
Adoration of the Shepherds

Estimate € 2.000 - 4.000

Result € 3,200

2
German School
a) Saint Sebastian

Estimate € 4.000 - 6.000

Result € 3,800

3
Dirk Stoop
The cavalry battle

Estimate € 3.000 - 5.000

Result € 5,200

4
Attributed to Christian Georg Schütz I
A Rhenish landscape with travelers and a farmer with cattle near a town gate

Estimate € 2.000 - 4.000

Result € 4,200

5
Hendrick de Meijer
Ships on the Merwede with Dordrecht on the horizon

Estimate € 4.000 - 6.000

Result € 4.000

6
Hendrick de Meijer
A sleigh and ice-skaters on the frozen canal nearby the Oude Ooster Hoofdpoort in Rotterdam

Estimate € 5.000 - 10.000

Result € 5,000

7
Reinier Nooms, called 'Zeeman'
Fishermen and vessels on the beach

Estimate € 800 - 1.200

Result € 1,600

8
Dutch School, possibly Delft or Rotterdam
Still life in a barn

Estimate € 600 - 1.000

Result € 900

9
Circle of Adriaen van Ostade
Carousing peasants in a tavern

Estimate € 1.000 - 2.000

Result € 1,200

10
Attributed to Anthonie Leemans
A huntsman with his dogs and equipment

Estimate € 5.000 - 8.000

Result -

11
Circle of Abraham Bloemaert
Pisces natar oportet

Estimate € 5.000 - 8.000

Result -

12
Attributed to Jacques Hupin
Still life with armour, sword and show pieces on a draped rug (Waffen Stilleben)

Estimate € 3.000 - 5.000

Result -

13
Studio of Pieter Claesz.
Still life with a large roemer of wine, a dish of fish, silver salt, a roll of bread, a partly peeled lemon and grapes on the vine

Estimate € 8.000 - 12.000

Result € 8,000

14
Hans Bollongier
Bouquet on a stone pedestal

Estimate € 12.000 - 18.000

Result -

15
Johannes Cornelis Bruyn
Still life of flowers on a marble plinth

Estimate € 800 - 1.200

Result € 1,300

16
Nicolaes Maes
Portrait of a gentleman, possibly Frederik Ruysch (1638-1731) (c. 1675)

Estimate € 4.000 - 6.000

Result € 4,800

17
Italian School
Portrait of a young bearded man

Estimate € 1.000 - 1.500

Result € 1,000

18
Bernard of Schijndel
The offering

Estimate € 1.000 - 2.000

Result € 500

19
Circle of Melchior Brassauw
Portrait of a lady

Estimate € 600 - 1.000

Result € 520

20
Theodore Caenen
Portrait of a gentleman

Estimate € 1.000 - 1.500

Result € 950

21
Studio of Johannes Mijtens
Portrait of William II of Orange-Nassau (1626 - 1650)

Estimate € 800 - 1.200

Result € 3,200

22
Possibly Dutch School
Portrait of a landscape painter

Estimate € 600 - 1.000

Result € 500

23
Joannes Esman
Still life with her and hunting equipment

Estimate € 800 - 1.200

Result € 1,600

24
Michelangelo Meucci
a) Partridge and a snipe hanging from a nail

Estimate € 800 - 1.200

Result € 1,600

25
Ludwig Adam Kunz
The little Feind

Estimate € 2.000 - 3.000

Result -

26
Clemens Prosper Schreurs
a) Elegant young lady in a green dress holding a rose

Estimate € 1.500 - 2.500

Result € 1,500

27
Frederik Hendrik Kaemmerer
Taking cover from the storm (1865-1902)

Estimate € 15.000 - 25.000

Result -

28
Cornelis Lieste
Resting figures in the heathland near Oosterbeek (c. 1855)

Estimate € 2.000 - 3.000

Result € 2,000

29
Cornelis Lieste
sunlit landscape

Estimate € 10.000 - 20.000

Result € 9,000

30
Hendrikus van de Sande Bakhuyzen
Grazing cattle near the ruins of Brederode Castle

Estimate € 1.800 - 2.400

Result -

31
Hendrikus van de Sande Bakhuysen
Resting cattle on a summer day

Estimate € 800 - 1.200

Result € 1,300

32
Johannes Warnardus Pictures
Summer landscape with figures near a watermill

Estimate € 2.000 - 4.000

Result € 4.000

33
Jacob van Strij
Landscape with high trees

Estimate € 3.000 - 5.000

Result € 10,000

34
Frederik Marinus Kruseman
A panoramic summer landscape with travelers, peasants and cattle near a castle

Estimate € 20.000 - 25.000

Result -

35
Jean François Xavier Roffiaen
waterfall

Estimate € 600 - 1.000

Result -

36
Charles Edouard Delort
Romantic encounter in Venice

Estimate € 800 - 1.200

Result € 750