Jan Steen

The Adoration of the Shepherds



Jan Steen - The Adoration of the Shepherds

Literature

HdG 31, 31a, 37
Braun 118


Exhibitions

2018 Jan Steen's Histories, Nr. 13

Provenance

Jonas Witsen sale, Amsterdam (J.P. Zomer), 23 March 1717, nr. 131 (100 guilders)
sale Amsterdam, 17 September 1727, nr. 15 (135 guilders)
John Leicester, 1st Baron de Tabley collection, 1827
sale London (Christie's), 22 May 1830, nr. 68 (for c. 55 pounds to Peacock)
with Michael Peacock, London, 1830
Earl of Egmont sale, London (Frederick Braithwaite), 7-8 July 1834, nr. 6
Dr Franks collection, London, 1835
Lady Nunburnholme et al. sale (anonymous part), London (Christie's), 31 March 1933, nr. 103 (300 pounds)
with Frank T. Sabin, London, 1933-1934
with D.A. Hoogendijk, Amsterdam, 1934
A.A. van Sandick collection, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, 1937
purchased Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 1947
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External links

RKD 6243
Rijksmuseum Accession number SK-A-3509

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Jan Steen
The Adoration of the Shepherds
53 x 64 cm
Oil on canvas
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam