Lot 3014* - A146 Old Master Paintings - Friday, 19. September 2008, 02.30 PM

BOSSCHAERT, AMBROSIUS the Elder

(Antwerp 1573 - 1621 The Hague)
Bouquet with tulips, an iris, carnation, cyclamen, marigold, forget-me-not, some rosemary foliage and other flowers in a rummer, with butterflies, a bee, a top shell and a fly. 1608.
Oil on copper.
Signed lower left AB (linked) and dated lower right 160..(?).
26.0 x 18.1 cm.

Provenance:
Private collection, Germany, since the 19th century.

CHF 2 500 000 / 3 500 000

€ 2 192 980 / 3 070 180

Sold for CHF 5 770 000 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.