Gerard Dou

Portrait of a Young Woman



Gerard Dou - Portrait of a Young Woman

Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
W. Martin 103
HdG 364
Werner Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler I, Landau/Pfalz, 1983, nr. 303

Collection catalogues
Neil MacLaren, revised and expanded by Christopher Brown, The Dutch school, 1600-1900, London, 1991, p. 108, plate 92
Christopher Baker and Tom Henry, The National Gallery complete illustrated catalogue, London, 2001, p. 195



Provenance

collection of Robert de Saint-Victor, Rouen
R. de Saint-Victor sale, Paris, 26 November 1822 to 7 January 1823, nr. 95, bought by Mme Hazard
according to HdG, in the Paignon Dijonval and Morel Vindé sale, Paris, 17-19 December 1821, but it is not in the sale catalogue
Fonthill Abbey sale, 10 sqq. October 1823, nr. 220, bought by Townley
Henry Fulton sale, London, 20 June 1834, nr. 93, bought by Brind
Charles Brind sale, London, 12 May 1849, nr, 47, bought by Emery
National Gallery, London, Wynn Ellis Bequest, 1876
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External links

National Gallery, London Accession number NG968

Other works by Gerard Dou


Gerard Dou Anna and the Blind Tobit
Anna and the Blind Tobit
c. 1630

Gerard Dou Woman at a Window
Woman at a Window
1663

Gerard Dou Self-Portrait of the Artist in his Art Cabinet
Self-Portrait of the Artist in his Art Cabinet
1647

Gerard Dou An Old Woman at Prayer before her Meal
An Old Woman at Prayer before her Meal
c. 1645-50

Gerard Dou
Portrait of a Young Woman
c. 1655
14.5 x 11.7 cm
oil on panel
Signed on the left, centre: GDOV (GD linked)
The National Gallery, London