Attributed to Melchior d'Hondecoeter

A study of a helmetshrike on a branch



Attributed to Melchior d'Hondecoeter - A study of a helmetshrike on a branch

Provenance

Anonymous sale, Drouot, Paris, 24 March 1999, nr. 33, as Dutch school, early 18th century
with Bob Haboldt, New York, from whom acquired by the present owner in 1999
sale, Property from the Estate of Eugene V. Thaw, Christie's, New York, 30 October 2018, nr. 237

Other works by Melchior d' Hondecoeter


Melchior d'Hondecoeter Birds in a Park
Birds in a Park
c. 1670/80

Melchior d'Hondecoeter Domestic poultry menaced by an eagle
Domestic poultry menaced by an eagle

Melchior d'Hondecoeter Animals and Plants
Animals and Plants
c. 1668

Melchior d'Hondecoeter A Hunter's Bag, with Dead Hare
A Hunter's Bag, with Dead Hare

Attributed to Melchior d'Hondecoeter
A study of a helmetshrike on a branch
23.1 x 18.4 cm
Oil on panel
Indistinctly signed with initials, lower right: M.[d.H]
Sale Christie's, New York, 30 October 2018