No Ordinary Meal – Jacob Ochtervelt’s Radiant Masterpiece

In this episode of Masterworks: Expert Voices, join Sotheby’s George Gordon in an examination of Jacob Ochtervelt’s ‘The Oyster Meal’. The artist’s ability to carefully represent the effects of light and color as well as the sheen of fabrics is on full display in this 17th century masterpiece. This majestic work from the Dutch Golden Age will be offered as a highlight of Sotheby’s Old Masters Evening Sale (04 July, London).  

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