Judith Leyster

Finger-Nail Test



Judith Leyster - Finger-Nail Test

Literature

Frima Fox Hofrichter, Judith Leyster, Doornspijk, 1989, nr. 32


Provenance

?J. or F. Kamermans, until 1825
his sale, A. Lamme, Rotterdam, 3 October 1825, nr. 47, to Lamme
James Lenox Naper, Lough Crew Castle, Oldcastle, County Meath, Ireland, in 1872
Most Rev. James Bennett Keene, Bishop of Meath, Dublin, until 1906
sale, Dublin, fall 1906, sold to Sulley
with Sulley and Co., London, from 1906
with Dowdeswell & Dowdeswell, London
with C.J. Wertheimer, London
with Gimpel & Wildenstein, Paris and New York, until 1907, sold to Altman
Benjamin Altman, New York, 1907–died 1913

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 14.40.604

Other works by Judith Leyster


Judith Leyster Lute Player
Lute Player
c. 1629

Judith Leyster Card Players by Lamplight
Card Players by Lamplight
c. 1633

Judith Leyster Boy with Grapes in His Hat
Boy with Grapes in His Hat
c. 1629

Judith Leyster Merry Toper
Merry Toper
c. 1629

Judith Leyster
Finger-Nail Test
c. 1633-35
72.1 x 59 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913