Joachim Wtewael

Moses Striking the Rock



Joachim Wtewael - Moses Striking the Rock

Literature

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 394-398

Literature
Anna Tummers, The eye of the connoisseur, Amsterdam, 2011, fig. 128


Provenance

Sale, Foster, London, 29 November 1833, nr. 29, as by J. de Wael
Thomas Chawner, Esq. (died 1851), London and Addlestone, near Chertsey, Surrey
his estate sale, Foster, London, 16 June 1852, nr. 97
Chance
H. Charles Erhardt, Esq., London, by 1892
sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 19-22 June 1931, nr. 273, as by J.B. de Wael
"Leffer" or "Lepper"
Francis Howard, Esq., Dorking, by 1955
sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 25 November 1955, nr. 52, as by J.B. de Wael
with Arcade Gallery, London
sold to Vincent Korda, London
repurchased 1967 by Arcade Gallery, London
sold 1967 to Edward Speelman, London
purchased 31 January 1972 by NGA



Other works by Joachim Wtewael


Joachim Wtewael St. Sebastian
St. Sebastian
1600

Joachim Wtewael The Battle between the Gods and the Giants
The Battle between the Gods and the Giants
c. 1608

Joachim Wtewael The Baptism of Christ
The Baptism of Christ
1607

Joachim Wtewael The Adoration of the Shepherds
The Adoration of the Shepherds

Joachim Wtewael
Moses Striking the Rock
1624
44.6 x 66.7 cm
Oil on oak
Signed and dated lower left, JO in ligature: JO Wtt / wael fecit / Anno.1624
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund