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

2008 De Gouden Eeuw begint in Haarlem, Nr. 94
1989 Frans Hals, Nr. 29
1976 Art in 17th-century Holland, Nr. 49

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

RKD 198831
National Gallery, London Accession number NG6458

Other works by Frans Hals


Frans Hals The female regents of the Old Men's Almshouse in Haarlem
The female regents of the Old Men's Almshouse in Haarlem
1664

Frans Hals Regents of the St. Elizabeth Hospital of Haarlem
Regents of the St. Elizabeth Hospital of Haarlem
1641

Frans Hals Pieter Jacobsz. Olycan
Pieter Jacobsz. Olycan
1629/30

Frans Hals Portrait of Aletta Hanemans
Portrait of Aletta Hanemans
1625

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