Jean-Siméon Chardin

The Attentive Nurse



Jean-Siméon Chardin - The Attentive Nurse

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 422
Philip Conisbee, French paintings of the fifteenth through the eighteenth century, Washington; Princeton, N.J., 2009, nr. 16


Provenance

Acquired from the artist by Prince Joseph Wenzel of Liechtenstein (1696-1772), Austrian ambassador to France, 1737-1741
by descent through the Princes of Liechtenstein, Vienna and later Vaduz, until at least 1948
with Frederick Mont, Inc., New York
purchased 1 November 1950 by the Samuel H. Kress Collection, New York
gift 1952 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1952.5.37

Other works by Jean-Siméon Chardin


Jean-Siméon Chardin Soap Bubbles
Soap Bubbles
c. 1733/34

Jean-Siméon Chardin Still Life with a White Mug
Still Life with a White Mug
c. 1764

Jean-Siméon Chardin The Kitchen Maid
The Kitchen Maid
1738

Jean-Siméon Chardin Still Life with Game
Still Life with Game
1750s

Jean-Siméon Chardin
The Attentive Nurse
1747
46.2 x 37 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right in brown paint: Chardin.
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection