Dutch Aristocrat’s Donation Goes on View in London

December 13th, 2017

Still Life with a Bowl of Strawberries, a Spray of Gooseberries, Asparagus and a Plum by Adriaen Coorte, via GuardianDutch aristocrat Baron Willem van Dedem’s donation of four Old Masters paintings will go on view at the UK’s National Gallery this week. “We are honored that the National Gallery acknowledges the quality and rarity of these four paintings that our father and grandfather collected over a period of more than 50 years,” says the baron’s son, Frits van Dedem. “It gives us great pleasure that the gallery has decided to showcase these extraordinary works of art with the public.”

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