Nicolaes Maes

The eavesdropper



Nicolaes Maes - The eavesdropper

Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Werner Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler III, Landau/Pfalz, 1986, nr. 1370
Krempel A24

Literature
Mariët Westermann, Art & home, Zwolle, 2001, fig. 91
Wayne Franits, Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting, New Haven, 2004, fig. 154
Lyckle de Vries, Verhalen uit kamer, keuken en kroeg, [Amsterdam], 2005, plate 49
Anna Tummers, The eye of the connoisseur, Amsterdam, 2011, fig. 131
Desmond Shawe-Taylor and Quentin Buvelot, Masters of the Everyday, London; Brussels, 2015, fig. 49



Provenance

Hoofman, Haarlem, 1837
Six, Amsterdam, 1838-1928
sale Amsterdam, Frederik Muller, 16 October 1928, nr. 22
with M. Knoedler & Co., London and New York, 1928
with Kunstzaal Kleykamp, The Hague, 1928-1934
Baroness A.J. van Bieruma Oosting-Harinxma thoe Slooten, Beetsterswaag
with Katz, Dieren, 1941
Netherlandish Art Property Foundation
on loan to the museum since 1953
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External links

RKD 24655

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Nicolaes Maes The Eavesdropper
The Eavesdropper
c. 1655-56

Nicolaes Maes Woman Scraping Parsnips with a Child
Woman Scraping Parsnips with a Child
1655

Nicolaes Maes Portrait of Cornelis Munter
Portrait of Cornelis Munter
1679

Nicolaes Maes The lacemaker
The lacemaker
c. 1655

Nicolaes Maes
The eavesdropper
1657
92 x 121 cm
Oil on canvas
Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht