Jan Davidsz. de Heem

A still life of shells on a velvet covered box



Jan Davidsz. de Heem - A still life of shells on a velvet covered box

Provenance

(Reportedly) The Collection of Gerrit Braamcamp (died 1770), Amsterdam
The Collection of James Ansell, London
his sale, 6 April 1773, nr. 66 (sold £47)
The Collection of Lord Grimthorpe
sale, Christie's, London, 12 May 1906, nr. 110 (as dated 1663, sold 100 gns to Cohen)
with Ehrich Galleries, New York, by 1908
The Collection of de Fursac
his sale Brussels J. Fiévez, 14/15 December 1923, nr. 103, ill. (as dated 1663, sold BF 14,000)
sale, Giroux, Brussels, 15 March 1926, nr. 14, ill. (as dated 1663, sold BF 20,500)
sale, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, 12 March 1951, nr. 46, ill. (as dated 1663)
The Collection of M. van Bakel, Sint-Niklaas, by 1986
private collection, Brussels by 2001 and thence by descent to the present owner
Sale Bonhams, London, 4 July 2012, nr. 56 (bought in)

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Jan Davidsz. de Heem
A still life of shells on a velvet covered box
114 x 168 cm
Oil on canvas
Sale Bonhams, London, 4 July 2012