London Art Week 2015
 
 
Antwerp School, c. 1635

A Gilt-Metal-Mounted Ebony, Ebonized, Rosewood, Tortoiseshell and Ivory Cabinet on a Stand, Decorated with Scenes from Ovid’s Metamorphoses

the architectural facade with thirteen drawers around a central cupboard with a stage-set interior, the drawers decorated with painted panels, partially remounted, the stand later
cabinet: 84.5 x 121 x 46 cm (33¼ x 47⅝ x 18⅛ in)
cabinet on a stand: 179.5 x 123.8 x 48.9 cm (70⅝ x 48¾ x 19¼ in)

   

 

 
Giacomo Guardi (Venice 1764 - Venice 1835) and Francesco Guardi [Venice 1712 - Venice 1793)

A View of the Venetian Lagoon with the Island of San Giacomo di Paludo

inscribed on the reverse in an old hand, possibly the artist’s own: ‘di S. Jacopo di Paludo di Venez[ia]’
oil on panel
17.3 x 25 cm (6¾ x 9⅞ in)

   

 

 
Jean-Baptiste Hilair (Auden-le-Tiche 1753 - Paris after 1822)

A Roadside Coffeehouse between Milas and Bodrum, Turkey

oil on paper, laid down on canvas
16.9 x 27.3 cm (6⅞ x 10¾ in)

   

 

 
John Hoppner (London 1758 - 1810)

Portrait of the Right Honourable William Pitt the Younger (1759 - 1806), Three-Quarter-Length, in a Black Coat, Standing before a Column and Gold Brocade Drape

oil on canvas
144.5 x 114.5 cm (56⅞ x 45⅛ in)

   

 

 
Adriaen Thomasz. Key (Antwerp c. 1544 - Antwerp, after 1589)

Portrait of a Bearded Gentleman, Bust-Length, in a Black Doublet with a White Lace Ruff

signed with monogram 'ATK' (in ligature) and inscribed ‘AETA: 48’ (upper right) and dated ‘1574’ (upper left)
oil on panel, painted in a feigned oval
75.6 x 60.3 cm (29¾ x 23¾ in)

   

 

 
Count Matteo Lovatti (Rome b.1861)

The Russian Army Mobilising Behind an Observation Balloon

signed 'M Lovatti' (lower right)
oil on canvas
56 x 79.5 cm (22 x 31½ in)

   

 

 
Nicolaes Maes (Dordrecht 1623 - Amsterdam 1693)

Portrait of a Gentleman, Three-Quarter Length, in a Brown Tunic with a Red Cloak in a Wooded Landscape, at Sunset

signed and dated ‘MAES. 1676’ (lower left)
oil on canvas
54.9 x 46 cm (21⅝ x 18⅛ in)

   

 

 
Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini (Venice 1675 - Venice 1741)

Young Hannibal Swears Enmity to Rome

oil on canvas
71 x 94 cm (27⅞ x 37 in)

   

 

 
Jusepe de Ribera (Játiva, Valencia 1591 - Naples 1652)

The Philosopher Thales

oil on canvas
126 x 94 cm (50 x 37 in)

   

 

 
Franz Alekseevich Roubaud (Odessa 1856 - Munich 1928)

Lone Cossack Horseman

signed and dated ‘F Roubaud/93’ (lower right)
oil on board
18 x 13.5 cm (7 x 5¼ in)

   

 

 
Spanish School, Seventeenth Century

The Crucifixion

oil on canvas
88.8 x 60.5 cm (35 x 23⅞ in)

   

 

 
Richard Karlovich Zommer (Munich 1866 - Russia 1939)

Kirghiz on a Camel

signed in Cyrillic (lower right)
oil on canvas laid on board
30 x 20.5 cm (11 x 8 in)

   

 

 
Jan de Bray (Haarlem c.1627 - Haarlem 1697)

The Adoration of the Magi

indistinctly signed and possibly dated (lower right, to the right of the kneeling king’s crown)
oil on oak panel
71 x 55 cm (28 x 21½ in)

   

 

 
Nicholaes Berchem (Haarlem 1620 - Amsterdam 1683)

Milkmaids and Shepherds with their Flock at the Mouth of a Grotto, a Drover Watering his Cattle Beyond

signed ‘Be*h*f’ (lower right)
oil on canvas
104 x 130.4 cm (40⅞ x 51¼ in)

   

 

 
Elias van den Broeck (Antwerp 1650 - Amsterdam 1708)

A Forest Floor Landscape with a Thistle, Fungi, Moths, a Lizard and Snakes

oil on canvas
37.4 x 29.9 cm (14¾ x 11¾ in)

   

 

 
Pauwels Casteels (Antwerp c. 1649 - 1677)

Joshua Stopping the Sun

signed 'PAVWELS CASSTEELS' (lower centre)
oil on canvas
85.1 x 213.2 cm (33½ x 83⅞ in)

   

 

 
John Crome (Norwich 1768 - Norwich 1821)

A Wooded Landscape with an Oak

oil on panel
23.8 x 18.1 cm (9⅜ x 7⅛ in)

   

 

 
Abel Grimmer (Antwerp 1570 - Antwerp 1618)

An Allegory of Summer

oil on panel
28.7 x 39.3 cm (11¼ x 15½ in)

   

 

 
Otto Marseus van Schrieck (Nijmegen 1619 - Amsterdam 1678)

A Sottobosco with an Aspic Viper, Sand Lizard, Tree Frog, Moths and Fungi

signed and dated ‘O/MARSEUS. 1660’ (lower centre)
oil on canvas
51.5 x 42 cm (20¼ x 16½ in)

SOLD

   

 

 
Maerten Stoop (Rotterdam 1620 - Utrecht 1647)

A Card Game in a Courtyard

signed ‘MStoop’ (lower left)
oil on panel, oval, stamped on the reverse with the panel maker’s mark ‘SvM’ (in monogram)
46 x 62.6 cm (18⅛ x 24¼ in)

   

 

 
Attributed to Antonio Tempesta (Florence 1555 - Rome 1630)

The Stoning of Saint Stephen

oil on marble
37.4 x 53 cm. (14¾ x 20 7/8 in.)

   

 

 
Helmich von Tweenhuysen II (Amsterdam c. 1604 - Gdańsk 1673)

Portrait of a Bearded Cleric

oil on canvas
74 x 58.7 cm (29⅛ x 23⅛ in)