Frans Hals

Portrait of a Young Man



Frans Hals - Portrait of a Young Man

Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Seymour Slive, Frans Hals, London, 1970-72, nr. 167
Claus Grimm, Frans Hals, Stuttgart, 1989, nr. 129 info

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 83-85
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 346


Provenance

Sir Robert Walpole, 1st earl of Orford (1676-1745), Houghton Hall, Norfolk, by 1736
by inheritance to his son, Robert Walpole, 2nd earl of Orford (1700-1751), Houghton Hall
by inheritance to his son, George Walpole, 3rd earl of Orford (1730-1791), Houghton Hall
sold 1779 through Count Aleksei Semonovich Musin-Pushkin, Russian ambassador to England, to Catherine II, empress of Russia [1729-1796], Saint Petersburg
Imperial Hermitage Gallery, Saint Petersburg
sold February 1931 through Matthiesen Gallery, Berlin, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, and M. Knoedler & Co., New York to Andrew W. Mellon, Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C.
deeded 1 May 1937 to The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh
gift 1937 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1937.1.71

Other works by Frans Hals


Frans Hals Portrait of a Woman
Portrait of a Woman
1634

Frans Hals Portrait of a man
Portrait of a man
c. 1639-40

Frans Hals Frans Post
Frans Post
c. 1655

Frans Hals Petrus Scriverius
Petrus Scriverius
1616

Frans Hals
Portrait of a Young Man
1646/48
68 x 55.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed center right with double monogram: FHFH
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Collection