Lot 4

ALEXANDER COOSEMANS (ANTWERP 1627-1689)

Fruit and vegetables by a basket, a landscape beyond

oil on canvas

20 3/4 x 30 3/4 in. (52.7 x 78.1 cm.)

PROVENANCE:

Anonymous sale; Österreichischer Kunstverein, Vienna, 20 October 1910, lot 36, as ‘Jan Davidsz. de Heem’.

Dr. Fred G. Meijer confirmed the attribution after inspection of the original. Dr. Meijer dates the picture to after 1651, following Coosemans’s sojourn in Italy

Estimate: £1,500-£2,500