Gerard Dou

Bust of a Man

Gerard Dou - Bust of a Man

Gerard Dou
Bust of a Man
c. 1642-1645
18.4 x 14.9 cm
Oil on panel
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Corcoran Collection
William A. Clark Collection


Possibly Jacques Ignace de Roore, Antwerp
his estate sale, The Hague, 4 September 1747, nr. 89, with pendant
possibly Johan van der Marck, Leiden
his estate sale, by Hendrik de Winter and Jan Yver, Amsterdam, 25 August 1773 and days following, nr. 66
possibly sale, Hôtel d'Aligre by Alexandre Joseph Paillet, Paris, 17 February 1777 and days following, 1st day, nr. 79
Jacques Langlier
possiby Gilbert Paignon Dijonval (1708-1792), Paris
by descent to his grandson, Charles-Gilbert, vicomte Morel de Vindé (1749-1852)
his sale, by Charles Paillet and N. Bérnard, Paris, 17 December 1821 and days following, nr. 21 bis
with Thomas Emmerson, London
possibly Jeremiah Harman (1763-1844), London, by 1842
his estate sale, Christie and Manson, London, 17-18 May 1844, nr. 33
Robert Clouston (died 1882), Balrath, near Navan, co. Meath, Ireland
sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 18 June 1881, nr. 116
Gottfried von Preyer (1807-1901), Vienna, by 1901
sale, 1902
purchased by William A. Clark (1839-1925), New York
bequest 1926 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington
acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 2014.136.32

Other works by Gerard Dou

Attributed to Gerard Dou Standing Man leaning on a Stick
Standing Man leaning on a Stick

Gerard Dou An Astronomer
An Astronomer
after 1665

Gerard Dou Young boy
Young boy

Gerard Dou The Schoolmaster
The Schoolmaster

Gerard Dou Woman Standing at a Harpsichord
Woman Standing at a Harpsichord