Frans van Mieris the Elder - The oyster meal



Frans van Mieris the Elder
The oyster meal
1661
27 x 20 cm
Oil on panel
Mauritshuis, The Hague
Gift of Sir Henri Deterding


Literature

Collection catalogues
Compiled by Quentin Buvelot, Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague; Zwolle, 2004, pp. 204-205

Literature
Christopher Brown, Scenes of everyday life, London; Boston, 1984, p. 117 (depicted mirrored)
Wayne Franits, Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting, New Haven, 2004, fig. 183
Stephan Koja, Uta Neidhardt, Arthur K. Wheelock Jr. (eds.), Johannes Vermeer. On Reflection, Dresden, 2021, p. 85, fig. 14



Provenance

Elector Johann Wilhelm of Pfalz-Neuburg, Düsseldorf and Mannheim, until 1716
by descent to King Ludwig I of Bavaria, Munich, 1868
Alte Pinakothek, Munich, 1925-1931
D.A. Hoogendijk Gallery, Amsterdam, 1931
gift of Sir Henri W.A. Deterding, London, 1936
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External links

RKD 24872
Mauritshuis, The Hague Accession number 819

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