Post-War Modern Design to Fine Art & Antiques at Vendu Rotterdam

02 Apr 2021

Vendu Rotterdam is one of the oldest auction houses in the Netherlands. On April 12th Vendu presents the Design auction 1900 - now featuring a selection of Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Post-War modern Design.

On April 13th Vendu presents the international Art & Antiques auction featuring a broad range of lots from old master paintings to modern & contemporary art, European interior, silverworks, Asian arts and crafts, Indonesian arts and crafts and collector’s items.

Our experts have selected some of the auction highlights to help you diversify your fine art collection. Click on each lot to access more pictures and price estimate or just browse the full catalogues:

Design auction 1900 - now - 12 April

Art & Antiques auction - 13 April


SELECTED LOTS


Left: Andy Warhol - Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands (1985); Right: Hendrik Valk - De boerderij Sonsbeek

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) - Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands (1985)
From the series 'Reigning Queens' (Royal Edition). Signed in pencil and numbered R 1/30 lower right. Published by George C. P. Mulder, Amsterdam (Andy Warhol 1985 copyright stamp verso). Screenprint with 'diamond dust' on Lenox museum board, 100 x 80 cm. See Price Estimate...

Hendrik Valk (1897-1986) - De boerderij Sonsbeek
Signed with initials and dated '76 lower right. Signed and dated in full and with title and annotation 'Opus: 1382' verso. Panel 26.5 x 40.5 cm. See Price Estimate...


Left: Juliette Wytsman - Le pré fleuri; Right: Rodolphe Paul Wytsman - La Meuse à Dave

Juliette Wytsman (1866-1925) - Le pré fleuri
Signed lower right. Painting on canvas, 59.5 x 72.5 cm. See Price Estimate...

Rodolphe Paul Wytsman (1860-1927) - La Meuse à Dave
Signed lower left. Title, signature and date 'Automne 1912' on the back of the stretcher, as well as 'Le Bouleau' (the birch). Painting on canvas, 59,5 x 72,5 cm. See Price Estimate...


Left: Wim Bosma - Havenbeeld; Right:Anthonie Pieter Schotel - Sardiniers

Wim Bosma (1902-1985) - Havenbeeld
Signed and dated 1935 lower right. See Price Estimate...

Anthonie Pieter Schotel (1890-1958) - Sardiniers
Signed lower right. Annotated Douarnenez, Bretagne, France on the back. Ca. 1936. Painting on canvas, 80 x 80 cm. See Price Estimate...


Left: Johannes Christiaan Karel Klinkenberg - Dutch flags in the Spuistraat of The Hague; Right: Joop Polder - Model trains by a palace at sea

Johannes Christiaan Karel Klinkenberg (1852-1924) - Dutch flags in the Spuistraat of The Hague
Signed lower right. Watercolor, 41.5 x 28.5 cm. See Price Estimate...

Joop Polder (1939) - Model trains by a palace at sea
Signed lower left. Painting on canvas, 100 x 80 cm. See Price Estimate...


Left: Hendrik Willem Mesdag - Fishing vessels by the shore; Right: Gerhard Arie Ludwig Morgenstjerne Munthe - Fisherfolk by the shore

Hendrik Willem Mesdag (1831-1915) - Fishing vessels by the shore
Signed lower right. Verso a label: 'Erinnerung krankheit S.M.V.H. (Sientje Mesdag van Houten)'. Oil on panel, 36 x 21 cm. See Price Estimate...

Gerhard Arie Ludwig Morgenstjerne Munthe (1875-1927) - Fisherfolk by the shore
Signed and dated '14 lower left. Panel, 39 x 49 cm. See Price Estimate...


Left: Gerhard Arie Ludwig Morgenstjerne Munthe - Bomschuiten on the beach; Right: Albert Marie Lebourg - Windmills on the route from Rotterdam to Overschie

Gerhard Arie Ludwig Morgenstjerne Munthe (1875-1927) - Bomschuiten on the beach
Signed and dated '19 lower left. Painting on canvas, 39 x 62 cm. See Price Estimate...

Albert Marie Lebourg (1849-1928) - Windmills on the route from Rotterdam to Overschie
Signed and dated 1896 lower left. Painting on canvas, 38.5 x 62 cm. See Price Estimate...


Frederick Hendrik Kaemmerer - Allegories of Spring and Summer

Frederick Hendrik Kaemmerer (1839-1902) - Allegories of Spring and Summer
Both works signed lower left. Gouache, 48.5 x 25.5 cm. See Price Estimate...


Left: Dirk Smorenberg - The Loosdrechtse Plassen in spring; Right: Willem de Klerk - Rolling hills with a woman and cattle on a country road

Dirk Smorenberg (1883-1960) - The Loosdrechtse Plassen in spring
Signed lower right. Painting on canvas, 40 x 50 cm. See Price Estimate...

Willem de Klerk (1800-1876) - Rolling hills with a woman and cattle on a country road
Signed lower right. Panel, 46 x 66 cm. See Price Estimate...


Left: Cornelis Raaphorst - Playful kittens on a table; Right: Henriëtte Ronner-Knip - Mother cat and kittens playing with a birdcage

Cornelis Raaphorst (1875-1954) - Playful kittens on a table
Signed lower right. Painting on canvas, 39,5 x 49,5 cm. See Price Estimate...

Henriëtte Ronner-Knip (1821-1909) - Mother cat and kittens playing with a birdcage
Signed lower right on painted label. Watercolor, 30 x 44 cm. See Price Estimate...



Left: A painted wooden cabinet: Right: A richly carved colonial armchair

A painted wooden cabinet
The front with four doors and an open gallery running along the top. Decorated with precious objects and Bhairab masks. Tibet, 19/20th century. 192 x 133 x 49 cm. See Price Estimate...

A richly carved colonial armchair
The pierced back and sides with a scrolling floral pattern, the armrests with lions heads holding berries. India, Bombay, ca. 1870. 92 x 74 x 90 cm. See Price Estimate...


Left: Fernando & Humberto Campana - Favela; Right: Andrea Branzi - Cucus

Fernando & Humberto Campana - Favela
An armchair composed of small pine slats, model 'Favela', designed 2003. 77 cm. H. See Price Estimate...

Andrea Branzi (1938) - Cucus
A grey lacquered wooden chair with backrest shaped as branches, model 'Cucus', from the 'Animali Domestici' series, designed 1985, signed and numbered: Andrea Branzi 2/9. 110 x 50 x 52,5 cm. (H x D x D). See Price Estimate...



Left: Jan Eisenloeffel - A patinated copper table clock; Right: Alessandro Mendini - Vaso Mimira

Jan Eisenloeffel (1876-1957) - A patinated copper table clock
With enamelled dial surrounded by a decorative frame set with corals, circa 1909, the inside of the cap to the back with partly cut postcard by the designer, also with incised maintenance notes, the hands partly overpainted in white. 46,4 cm. H. See Price Estimate...

Alessandro Mendini (1931-2019) - Vaso Mimira
A pink filigrane glass vase on green base, model 'Vaso Mimira', produced by Venini, Murano, Italy, 1988, signed and with year underneath: venini '88. 31,5 cm H. See Price Estimate...

Left: Ettore Sottsass - Sol; Right: Marco Zanini - Alpha Centauri

Ettore Sottsass (1917-2007) - Sol
A glass dish, model 'Sol', designed 1982, signed: Memphis Milano by Compagnia Vetreria Muranese. 26 cm H x 30 cm Diam. See Price Estimate...

Marco Zanini (1954) - Alpha Centauri
A glass vase, model 'Alpha Centauri', produced for Memphis, Milano, designed 1982, signed: M. Zanini per Memphis Milano. 38 cm. H. See Price Estimate...


Left: Kjell Engman - A unique glass object on metal base, shaped as a horn; Right: Askold Zacko - An amber coloured optical cut glass object

Kjell Engman (1946) - A unique glass object on metal base, shaped as a horn
With applied face, with internal devil's head, produced by Kosta Boda, Sweden, 1991, signed and numbered 822310. 54 cm. H (incl. base) x 60 cm. W. See Price Estimate...

Askold Zacko (1946-1996) - An amber coloured optical cut glass object
Signed and with year '95. 16 x 43 x 19 cm. ( H x W x D). See Price Estimate...


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