8 July 2005
SOLD BY ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS OF THE LATE MR. MEYER PADWA (LOTS 111-114)
Attributed to Elise de Bruyère (Paris 1776-1842)
Pomegranate blossoms in a glass vase on a stone ledge
with signature 'G. Van Spaendonck.' (lower right, on the ledge)
oil on panel
8½ x 6 3/8 in. (21.5 x 16.2 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 8 December 1995, lot 323, as attributed to Gerard van Spaendonck.
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We are grateful to Dr. Sam Segal for suggesting the attribution to Elise de Bruyère, on the basis of photographs.
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