Frans van Mieris the Elder - The oyster meal

Literature

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

Literature
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

Other works by Frans van Mieris the Elder


Frans van Mieris the Elder Self-Portrait of the Painter in his Studio
Self-Portrait of the Painter in his Studio

Frans van Mieris the Elder An alchemist and his assistant in a workshop
An alchemist and his assistant in a workshop
c. 1655

Frans van Mieris the Elder Teasing the pet
Teasing the pet
1660

Frans van Mieris the Elder The sleeping officer
The sleeping officer
c. 1666

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