Lot 6109* - ibid106 Ibid Old Master Paintings - Tuesday, 01. October 2019, 02.00 PM

HERMAN VAN SWANEVELT (ATTRIBUTED)

(Woerden circa 1603 – 1655 Paris)
A pastoral landscape with figures.
Oil on canvas.
89.5 x 120.5 cm.

Provenance:
- Probably auction of the Collection Comte de Sauveterre, Regnault, Folliot, Paris, 21.3.1785, Lot 5 (as Herman d’Italie).
- European private collection.

Literature:
Steland, Anne Charlotte: Herman van Svanevelt (circa 1603 – 1655). Gemälde und Zeichnungen, Petersberg 2010, vol. 1, p. 239 (as Herman d’Italie).

Oil on canvas, relined. Paint surface well-preserved with a fine net of craquelures. Slight colour abrasion along the edges.
Under UV: touch-ups along the edges. Several smaller retouching and retouched craquelures in the sky and on the trees and in the foreground. Varnish appears irregular in fluorescent green.

CHF 4 000 / 6 000

€ 3 510 / 5 260

Sold for CHF 5 625 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.