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    Sale 7610

    Important Old Master & British Pictures Day Sale Including Property From The Collection Of The Princely House Of Liechtenstein

    9 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 182

    William Ormea (active Utrecht ?1611-1673)

    A still life with a basket of sole, a cod and other fish, with a crab and seashells on a beach

    Price Realised  

    William Ormea (active Utrecht ?1611-1673)
    A still life with a basket of sole, a cod and other fish, with a crab and seashells on a beach
    signed and dated 'W. ORMEA. A. 1646.' (lower centre)
    oil on canvas
    27 x 40 in. (68.6 x 101.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Phillips, London, 7 April 1981, lot 64.
    Anonymous sale; Nagel Auktionen, Stuttgart, 5 December 1998, lot 558.


    Literature

    Fish: Still lifes by Dutch and Flemish masters 1550-1700, exhibition catalogue, Utrecht, Centraal Museum, 2004, pp. 47-8, fig. 32.