Cornelis de Heem

Leiden 1631 - Antwerp 1695


Still Life with Peach, grapes, plums and cherries in a pewter plate, on a stone ledge.

Oil on Canvas, 45 x 38 cm
Signed on the stone ledge: C. De Heem

ENQUIRES

Provenance

T.W. Ward, London (1935);
Christie’s, London, 22 November 1935, no. 114;
W. Sabin;
Captain E.G. Spencer Churchill, Northwick Park (1963);
His sale, Christie’s, London, 29 October 1965, lot 51, reproduced;
J. McGowan;
Sotheby’s, London, 10 July 1974, lot 48, reproduced;
Sotheby’s, New York, 11 June 1981, lot 32, reproduced;
Christie’s, New York, 15 January 1988, lot 109, reproduced;
Norbert Pokutta, Munich (1988).

Literature

E.G. Spencer Churchill, The Northwick Rescues 1912-1961, 1961, p.6 no.13;
I.Bergström, La Natura Morta Stranieri nelle Collezioni Privati Bergamaschi,1971, under no. 26;
Certificate Dr. Sam Segal, Amsterdam, 5 February 1991: confirming the attribution to Cornelis de Heem.


Exhibition

Centre International de Paris, VII Biennale Internationale, 3-20 October 1974, p. 316m, reproduced;
The Collector’s Cabinet. Flemish Paintings from New England Private Collections, Worcester (Massachusetts), Worcester Art Museum, 1983/84, pp.68-9, no.17, reproduced.