Frans Hals

Young Man with Skull (Vanitas)

Frans Hals - Young Man with Skull (Vanitas)

Literature
Catalogues raisonnÚs
HdG 102
Seymour Slive, Frans Hals, London, 1970-72, nr. 61
Claus Grimm, Frans Hals, Stuttgart, 1989, nr. 34 info

Collection catalogues
Neil MacLaren, revised and expanded by Christopher Brown, The Dutch school, 1600-1900, London, 1991, pp. 160-161, plate 142
Christopher Baker and Tom Henry, The National Gallery complete illustrated catalogue, London, 2001, p. 299

Literature
Pieter Biesboer und Martina Sitt (Hg.), Von Frans Hals bis Jan Steen, Stuttgart, 2004, fig. 14


Exhibitions

Provenance
according to the Elton Hall catalogue purchased for Sir James Stuart, Bart., by the painter Andrew Geddes
passed to his daughter, Mrs Woodcock, 1849
passed to her son, the Revd E. Woodcock, 1875
inherited by his sister, Mrs Stuart Johnson, 1893
purchased from her by the 5th Earl of Carysfort, Glenhart Castle, Ireland, in 1895 through Messrs Lawrie, London
by descent to Sir Richard Proby, Bart., MC
National Gallery, London, purchased from the Trustees of the Elton Heirloom Settlement under private treaty sale arrangements, 1980
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External links

Other works by Frans Hals

Frans Hals - Portrait of Pieter van den Broecke
Portrait of Pieter van den Broecke
1633

Frans Hals - Portrait of Jacob Olycan
Portrait of Jacob Olycan
1625

Frans Hals - Feyntje van Steenkiste
Feyntje van Steenkiste
1635

Frans Hals - Officers and Sergeants of the St. Hadrian Civic Guard
Officers and Sergeants of the St. Hadrian Civic Guard
1633

Frans Hals
Young Man with Skull (Vanitas)
c. 1626-28
92.2 x 80.8 cm
Oil on canvas
The National Gallery, London