Warning x

UNSUBSCRIBE

Are you sure you want to unsubscribe to alerts?



The Birdtrap by PIETER BRUEGHEL

PIETER BRUEGHEL the Younger

(FLEMISH, 1564 - 1637)

The Birdtrap ,

Price Sold

LOT DETAILS


Materials:

oil on panel

Measurements:

15.35 in. (39.00 cm.) (height) by 22.24 in. (56.50 cm.) (width)

Literature:

G. Marlier, Pierre Brueghel le Jeune, Brussels, 1969, p. 244, no. 19. K. Ertz, Pieter Brueghel der Jüngere (1564-1637/38): Die Gemälde mit kritischem Oeuvrekatalog, Lingen, 1988/2000, II, p. 617, no. E706, illustrated, where described as ‘besonders hell und lichtblau in der Farbe, eine gute eigenhandige Arbeit Pieters II’.

Provenance:

Auguste Coster, Brussels; his sale, J. & A. Le Roy, Brussels, 4 April 1907, lot 122. Anonymous sale [The Property of a Foreign Collector]; Sotheby’s, London, 8 July 1981, lot 30, where acquired by the father of the present owner.

Top Artists

artist

PABLO PICASSO

(Spanish, 1881 - 1973)

artist

JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT

(American, 1960 - 1988)

artist

CAMILLE PISSARRO

(French, 1830 - 1903)

artist

PIETER BRUEGHEL

(Flemish, 1564 - 1637)

artist

CANALETTO

(Italian, 1697 - 1768)

artist

LUCAS CRANACH

(German, 1472 - 1553)

Top Auction Lots

VINCENT VAN GOGH

Le Moissonneur (D'après Millet)

0

CLAUDE MONET

Le Chemin Creux

1882

ROY LICHTENSTEIN

Nude Sunbathing

1995

ROY LICHTENSTEIN

Red and White Brushstrokes

1965

SAN-YU

Flowers in a White Vase

0