ALBERT MEYERING | An Arcadian landscape with a tomb in the foreground and a traveller with his donkeys walking along a river
ALBERT MEYERING | An Arcadian landscape with a tomb in the foreground and a traveller with his donkeys walking along a river
ALBERT MEYERING | An Arcadian landscape with a tomb in the foreground and a traveller with his donkeys walking along a river
ALBERT MEYERING | An Arcadian landscape with a tomb in the foreground and a traveller with his donkeys walking along a river
ALBERT MEYERING | An Arcadian landscape with a tomb in the foreground and a traveller with his donkeys walking along a river
ALBERT MEYERING | An Arcadian landscape with a tomb in the foreground and a traveller with his donkeys walking along a river
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Property from the SØR Rusche Collection

ALBERT MEYERING | An Arcadian landscape with a tomb in the foreground and a traveller with his donkeys walking along a river

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Property from the SØR Rusche Collection

ALBERT MEYERING | An Arcadian landscape with a tomb in the foreground and a traveller with his donkeys walking along a river

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Sold:1,375GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from the SØR Rusche Collection

ALBERT MEYERING

Amsterdam 1645 - 1714

AN ARCADIAN LANDSCAPE WITH A TOMB IN THE FOREGROUND AND A TRAVELLER WITH HIS DONKEYS WALKING ALONG A RIVER


signed on the monument lower right: ALBERTO / MYERING

oil on canvas, unlined and on its original stretcher

unframed: 42.9 x 30.9 cm.; 16⅞ x 12⅛ in.

framed: 58.4 x 46.5 cm.; 23 x 18¼ in.


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Condition Report

Property from the SØR Rusche Collection is available to view at Sotheby’s, New Bond Street, 13 – 18 September (weekdays 9am – 4.30pm; weekend 12-5pm).


The canvas is unlined. The paint surface is dirty, and the varnish is discoloured. Inspection under UV reveals very few minor pin-prick retouchings and retouching along each margin. The painting is in overall very good and original condition.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Private collection, England;

Anonymous sale, London, Christie's, 5 July 1991, lot 335, where acquired.

Exhibited

Rotterdam, Kunsthal, At Home in the Golden Age, 9 February – 18 May 2008, no. 69.


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Literature

H.-J. Raupp (ed.), Niederländische Malerei des. 17. Jahrhunderts der SØR Rusche-Sammlung, vol. 3, Landschaften und Seestücke, Münster/Hamburg/London 2001, pp. 156-59, cat. no. 38, reproduced in colour;

W. Pijbes, M. Aarts, M.J. Bok et al, At Home in the Golden Age, exh. cat., Zwolle 2008, p. 80, cat. no. 69, reproduced in colour.

Catalogue Note

Meyering was a painter, engraver and etcher most recognised for his Italianate classical landscapes with mythological or Arcadian themes such as the present example. This landscape compares closely with two other works by Meyering, both of which can be dated to the first half of the 1680s. The first example, signed and dated 1684, was offered at Sotheby's London on 3 July 1996, lot 171;1 the second, also signed, was sold at Carola van Ham in Cologne on 22 March 1995, lot 1196.2


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