Frans Hals

Yonker Ramp and his sweetheart

Frans Hals - Yonker Ramp and his sweetheart

Literature
Seymour Slive, Frans Hals, London, 1970-72, nr. 20
Claus Grimm, Frans Hals, Stuttgart, 1989, nr. C4 (Copy after Frans Hals)

Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 59

Wayne Franits, Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting, New Haven, 2004, fig. 10 (as Frans Hals)
Christopher D.M. Atkins, The Signature Style of Frans Hals, [Amsterdam], 2012, fig. 82 (as Frans Hals)
Esmée Quodbach (ed.), Holland's Golden Age in America, University Park, Pennsylvania, 2014, fig. 37 (as Frans Hals)


Provenance
?Cornelia Lemens, Amsterdam, until 1646
?Martin van de Broecke, Amsterdam, until 1647, traded with jewelry and other paintings to Ackersloot
?Andries Ackersloot, Amsterdam, from 1647
Johannes Enschede, Haarlem, until 1786
his sale, Haarlem, 30 May 1786, nr. 87
Johan Adriaen Versijden van Varick, Leyden, until 1791
his sale, Leyden, 29 October 1791, nr. 103, to Delfos
C.J.G. Copes van Hasselt and Mme Copes van Hasselt-Delange, Haarlem, until 1880
their sale, Amsterdam, 20 April 1880, nr. 1
comte Edmond de Pourtalès, Paris, in 1883
with Gimpel & Wildenstein, Paris and New York, until 1905, sold to Altman
Benjamin Altman, New York, 1905–d. 1913

External links

Other works by Frans Hals

Frans Hals - Portrait of a Woman
Portrait of a Woman
c. 1635

Frans Hals - Singing Boy with a Flute
Singing Boy with a Flute
c. 1623-25

Frans Hals - Portrait of a Member of the Haarlem Civic Guard
Portrait of a Member of the Haarlem Civic Guard
c. 1636/38

Frans Hals - Gypsy Girl
Gypsy Girl
c. 1626

Frans Hals
Yonker Ramp and his sweetheart
1623
105.4 x 79.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, right, above fireplace: FHALS (initials in monogram) 1623
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913