Jan Steen

Merry Company on a Terrace

Jan Steen - Merry Company on a Terrace

Literature
HdG 443
Braun 374

Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 197



Provenance
Gerrit Schimmelpenninck, Amsterdam
his estate sale, Roos, Amsterdam, 12 July, 1819, nr. 112, to Brondgeest
?Watkins, ?London, in 1854
David P. Sellar, London, by 1888–94
his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 6 June, 1889, nr. 70, bought in
sale, Christie's, London, 17 March, 1894, nr. 123, to Colnaghi
with Martin Colnaghi, London, from 1894
P.A.B. Widener, Ashbourne, later Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, near Philadelphia, by 1900–died 1915
his son, Joseph E. Widener, Lynnewood Hall, 1915–at least 1925
with Gebr. Douwes Fine Art, Amsterdam, by 1927–28
A.J.M. Goudriaan, Rotterdam, 1928–at least 1937
on loan to the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, 1937
Mrs. J.M.A. Roosenburg-Goudriaan, ?Rotterdam, by 1951
on loan to the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, 1951
sent to the U.S.A. in 1958
with Schaeffer Galleries, New York, 1958
sold to MMA

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Other works by Jan Steen

Jan Steen Twelft Night
Twelft Night
1662

Jan Steen Amnon and Tamar
Amnon and Tamar
1668-70

Jan Steen The Freshwater Fish Market in The Hague
The Freshwater Fish Market in The Hague
c. 1650-52

Jan Steen The Cardplayers
The Cardplayers
c. 1660

Jan Steen
Merry Company on a Terrace
1673-75
141.5 x 131.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Fletcher Fund, 1958