Jacob van Spreeuwen

Lot Details

Lot 26
Jacob van Spreeuwen
Dutch, 1609/10-after 1650
An Artist in his Studio
Oil on panel
12 x 14 1/2 inches (30.5 x 36.8 cm)
Thomas Jefferson Bryan (1802-1870), New York, by 1853
Given by Bryan to the New York Historical Society in 1867 (inv. 1867.114)
Sale: Sotheby's, New York, January 12, 1995, lot 44
Robert Noortman, Maastricht, the Netherlands, until 2002
Jamestown Settlement, Williamsburg, VA, Special Exhibition, Artifacts of the Jamestown Era From Around the World, Jul 11-Oct 10, 2007
Catalogue of the Bryan Gallery of Christian Art from the Earliest Masters to the Present Time, New York, 1853, no. 91, p. 8 (as by Gerard Dou)
New York Historical Society, various catalogues published of the Society's painting collection from 1862-1915
Seymour Slive, "Rembrandt's Self-Portrait in a Studio" in The Burlington Magazine CVI, 1964, pp. 485-486, illus. fig. 5 (as by Dou)
Peter C. Sutton, A Guide to Dutch Art in America, 1986, p. 177 (as circle of Dou)
Marina Suiderskeys, "The Century of Genius," in The World of 1607, Special Exhibition, Artifacts of the Jamestown Era From Around the World, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, 2007, p. 98 (as Jacob van Spreeuwen, An artist in his Studio)

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $5,937 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Scattered touches of restoration to the artist's face and to the dog's fur. Some dark areas reinforced, including the artist's hair, shadows, some contours.

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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $5,937 (includes buyer's premium)

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