Aelbert Cuyp

Michiel and Cornelis Pompe van Meerdervoort with their tutor

Aelbert Cuyp - Michiel and Cornelis Pompe van Meerdervoort with their tutor

Literature
Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 33

Peter Marijnissen, Wim de Paus, Peter Schoon, George Schweitzer (redactie), De Zichtbaere Werelt, Zwolle, 1992, p. 125, fig. 1



Provenance
the sitters' mother, Adriana van Beveren, Huis te Meerdervoort, Zwijndrecht, near Dordrecht, until died 1678
the sitter, Cornelis Pompe van Meerdervoort, Huis te Meerdervoort, 1678–died 1680
his son, Jacob Pompe van Meerdervoort, Huis te Meerdervoort, 1680–died 1720
his son, Johan Diederik Pompe van Meerdervoort, Huis te Meerdervoort, 1720–died 1749
his daughters, Maria Christina, (died 1781), Adriana (died 1778), and Christina Elisabeth (died 1801) Pompe van Meerdervoort, Huis te Meerdervoort, from 1749
Pompe van Meerdervoort, until 1806
sale, Bosboom, The Hague, 20 August 1806, nr. 94, to Lafontaine
with P.J. Lafontaine, ?Paris, from 1806
Monsieur Lapeyrière, Paris, until 1825
his anonymous sale, Galerie Lebrun, Paris, 19ff. April 1825, nr. 103
with Alexis Delahante, Paris and London
Thomas Emmerson, London, until 1829
his sale, Phillips, London, 1-2 May 1829, nr. 165
Richard Sanderson, London, by 1834–48
his sale, Christie's, London, 17 June 1848, nr. 25 to Norton
with Norton, London, from 1848
Mrs. Lyne Stephens, Lynford Hall, Norfolk, until d. 1894
her estate sale, Christie's, London, 9ff. May 1895, nr. 331, to Wertheimer
with Charles J. Wertheimer, London, and Sedelmeyer, Paris, 1895, sold to Kann
Maurice Kann, Paris, 1895–d. 1906
his estate, 1906–11
his estate sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 9 June 1911, nr. 12, to Kleinberger and Fischhof
with Kleinberger, Paris, and Eugène Fischhof, Paris, 1911–13
Fischhof sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 14 June 1913, nr. 50, to Kleinberger
with Kleinberger, Paris, from 1913
Monsieur Magin, Paris, until 1922
séquestre sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 23 June 1922, nr. 12, to Kleinberger
with Kleinberger, Paris, 1922, sold to Friedsam
Michael Friedsam, New York, 1922–d. 1931

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Aelbert Cuyp - Landscape with Maid Milking a Cow
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c. 1655

Aelbert Cuyp - The Valkhof at Nijmegen from the East
The Valkhof at Nijmegen from the East
mid 1650s

Aelbert Cuyp - Evening landscape
Evening landscape
late 1650s

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The baptism of the Eunuch
c. 1642-43

Aelbert Cuyp
Michiel and Cornelis Pompe van Meerdervoort with their tutor
c. 1652-53
109.8 x 156.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed, lower left: A. cuyp. fecit.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931