Frans van Mieris the Elder

Portrait of Cunera van der Cock, the painter's wife

Frans van Mieris the Elder - Portrait of Cunera van der Cock, the painter's wife

Literature
Catalogues raisonnÚs
HdG 265 (as by Gerard Dou)

Collection catalogues
Neil MacLaren, revised and expanded by Christopher Brown, The Dutch school, 1600-1900, London, 1991, pp. 265-266, plate 224
Christopher Baker and Tom Henry, The National Gallery complete illustrated catalogue, London, 2001, p. 455

Literature
MariŰt Westermann, Art & home, Zwolle, 2001, fig. 150



Provenance
possibly in the Josua van Belle sale, Rotterdam, 6 September 1730, nr. 63
possibly the small portrait of a woman which was apparently in the collection of Willem Lormier, The Hague, c.1752
?W. Lormier sale, The Hague, 4 July 1763, nr. 68, bought by Yver
?collection of Gottfried Winkler, Leipzig, by 1768 (still there in 1773)
Cornelis Ploos van Amstel sale, Amsterdam, 3 sqq. March 1800, nr. 20 of the paintings, bought by van der Schley
anonymous sale ('a foreign collector'), Amsterdam, 16 sqq. June 1802, nr. 38, bought by Coclers
possibly in the Comte F. de Robiano sale, Brussels, 1 sqq. May 1837, nr. 150, bought by Godde(?)
the Lormier/Winkler painting was in the Duval sale, Phillips, 12-13 May 1846 , nr. 98, as Douw(sic), bought by Paley
[Mrs Wallis] sale, London, 28 March 1893, nr. 147, bought by Horace Buttery
National Gallery, London, purchased from Horace Buttery, June 1894
 1 

External links
National Gallery, London Accession number NG1415

Other works by Frans van Mieris the Elder

Frans van Mieris the Elder - Man in oriental dress
Man in oriental dress
1665

Frans van Mieris the Elder - Self-portrait
Self-portrait

Frans van Mieris the Elder - Portrait of Cunera van der Cock, the Painter's Wife
Portrait of Cunera van der Cock, the Painter's Wife

Frans van Mieris the Elder - Man Holding a Roemer
Man Holding a Roemer
1668

Frans van Mieris the Elder
Portrait of Cunera van der Cock, the painter's wife
c. 1657-58
16 x 13.3 cm
Oil on vellum on panel
The National Gallery, London