Judith Leyster

Self-Portrait



Judith Leyster - Self-Portrait

Literature

Frima Fox Hofrichter, Judith Leyster, Doornspijk, 1989, nr. 21

Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 154-159
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 376

Larry Silver, Rembrandt's Holland, London, 2018, fig. 59



Provenance

Possibly the painting identified as a painting by Frans Hals depicting his daughter at the easel that appeared in four London sales between 1810 and 1812
E.M. Grainger, Hastings, Sussex
Mrs. Granger, Bexhil-on-Sea, East Sussex
sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 16 April 1926, nr. 115 purchased by E. Smith, probably for a London dealer
private collection, New York, in 1928
with Ehrich Galleries, New York, purchased 9 May 1929 by Bliss
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Washington, D.C.
gift 1949 to NGA



Other works by Judith Leyster


Judith Leyster Children with a Cat and an Eel
Children with a Cat and an Eel

Judith Leyster Tulip
Tulip
1643

Judith Leyster Merry Company
Merry Company
c. 1629

Judith Leyster Still Life
Still Life
c. 1635/40

Judith Leyster
Self-Portrait
c. 1630
74.4 x 65.3 cm.
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss