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attributed to Johannes Bronckhorst

A common redstart (Phoenicurus phoenicurus), ca. 1723
Christie's (London (England)) 2015-07-07, nr. 48f
Object information
Object category
drawing
Physical connection
Reference in ‘composite artworks’: artworks that are/were connected, such as alterpieces, decorative pieces incorporated in panelling, and works of art that were intended to be displayed together, such as pendants and series.

part of a series

Support/medium
paper, gouache (material/technique), heightened with gum arabic or egg yolk
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (landscape format) 255 x 266 mm
average size of the series auctioned in July 2015
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • monogrammed several: JB f: ad. viv
    All but one in the series of drawings auctioned in July 2015 are signed with initials 'JB f: ad. viv.', the letters JB interlaced.
  • inscription in verso: Five drawings in the series auctioned in July 2015 have Latin descriptions of the birds in verso.
Current attribution
attributed to Johannes Bronckhorst
Bron: Sam Segal
Sam Segal doubts this attribution
Date
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
c. 1723 (1722 - 1726)
one of the drawings auctioned in July 2015 is dated 1723, another with an illegible date
Provenance
Visual documentation
Entered on: 2015-08-01; Last modification: 2015-11-26

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