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Lot 150: Petrus Staverenus (active The Hague c. 1635-1654) Personification of the five senses: Sight: A young woman pointing; Hearing: A... oil on panel 6 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (16 x 12 cm.) (5)

Est: £50,000 GBP - £80,000 GBPSold:
Christie'sJuly 05, 2019London, United Kingdom

Item Overview

Description

Petrus Staverenus (active The Hague c. 1635-1654)
Personification of the five senses: Sight: A young woman pointing; Hearing: A man counting coins; Smell: A laughing man smoking a pipe; Taste: A laughing man with an upturned glass; and Touch: A man operating on another man
signed 'P·STAVERENVS' on the Sense of Hearing (upper right), and indistinctly signed 'P·[...]AVERENVS' on the Sense of Taste (lower left)
oil on panel
6 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (16 x 12 cm.)
(5)a set of five

Artist or Maker

Provenance

Anonymous sale; Hans W. Lange, Berlin, 13 May 1942 (=2nd day), lot 208, illustrated (14,500 Reichsmarks).
Private collection, South Germany.
Anonymous sale; Neumeister, Munich, 30 November 2010, lot 33, when acquired by the present owner.

Auction Details

Old Masters Day Sale

by
Christie's
July 05, 2019, 10:30 AM BST

8 King Street, St. James's, London, LDN, SW1Y 6QT, UK