Cornelis Kruys (active Haarlem and Leiden 1644- died 1660) A pewter jug with an overturned silver cup with fruit, bread and meat on a draped table-top

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Lot 308*
Cornelis Kruys
(active Haarlem and Leiden 1644- died 1660)
A pewter jug with an overturned silver cup with fruit, bread and meat on a draped table-top

£ 18,000 - 25,000
US$ 23,000 - 32,000
Amended
Cornelis Kruys (active Haarlem and Leiden 1644- died 1660)
A pewter jug with an overturned silver cup with fruit, bread and meat on a draped table-top
signed 'C:Krvis' (on tablecloth, lower left)
oil on panel
92.5 x 74.6cm (36 7/16 x 29 3/8in).

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Count Moltke Collection, Copenhagen, Denmark, early 19th century
    With Van Diemen and Co., The Hague, by 1928
    Sale, Winkel & Magnussen, Copenhagen, 29 November 1931, lot 27
    Benny Dessau, until his death in 1937 and thence by descent to his son
    Elnar Dessau and thence by descent in the family until offered
    Sale, Sotheby's, New York, 30 January 1998, lot 200
    With Frances Aronson Fine Art, Atlanta, USA, where purchased by the present owner in 1999

    Exhibited
    Tulsa, The Philbrook Museum of Art, Old Master Dutch and Flemish Paintings, June 2002- May 2003

    Literature
    R. Warner, Dutch and Flemish Fruit and Flower Paintings of the XVII and XVIII Centuries, London, 1928, p. 128, ill. fig. 59b
    N.R.A. Vroom, De schilders van het monochrome banketj, Amsterdam, 1945, cat. no. 112, ill., fig. 128
    P. Gammelbo, Dutch Still-life Painting from the 16th to 18th Centuries in Danish Collections, Copenhagen, 1960, p. 52, under no. 55 (footnote)
    N.R.A. Vroom, A modest message as intimated by the painters of the Monochrome Banketje, Schiedam, 1980, vol. I, p. 139, ill. fig. 184, vol. II, p. 45, no. 204

    We are grateful to Dr. Fred Meijer for confirming the attribution to Cornelis Kruys upon examination of colour photographs.

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  • Please note that estimates for this lot should be: £18,000-25,000
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