Jean-Siméon Chardin

The Kitchen Maid



Jean-Siméon Chardin - The Kitchen Maid

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 425
Philip Conisbee, French paintings of the fifteenth through the eighteenth century, Washington; Princeton, N.J., 2009, nr. 14


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 8 March 1951 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1952 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1952.5.38

Other works by Jean-Siméon Chardin


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

Jean-Siméon Chardin The Attentive Nurse
The Attentive Nurse
1747

Jean-Siméon Chardin The Little Schoolmistress
The Little Schoolmistress
after 1740

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

Jean-Siméon Chardin
The Kitchen Maid
1738
46.2 x 37.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated center right: Chardin / 1738
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection