Auction House

Auction: Old Master Paintings

26. November 2015, 6:00 pm

Object overview


Jacob Van Walscapelle

(Dordrecht 1644 - 1727 Amsterdam)

„Still life with butterflies“
c. 1670
oil on canvas
46.5 × 61 cm
signed lower right: Jacob.Walscapel. / Fecit
old lable on the reverse (Frost & Reed): F.R. … Registered Number 46527…


formerly with Frost and Reed, London (no. 46527);
1970 with Richard Green, London;
private collection, Austria; by descent to the present owner


The Connoisseur, November 1970, p. 13 (illustrated advertisement, Richard Green, London)

We are grateful to Fred Meijer, Rijksbureau voor kunsthistorische Documentatie (RKD), Den Haag, for confirming the painting as Jacob van Walscapelle (on the basis of professional photographs).

€ 100.000