Willem van Mieris

A Merry Toper



Willem van Mieris - A Merry Toper



Willem van Mieris
A Merry Toper
1699
19 x 15.2 cm
Oil on panel
Signed and dated, upper right: W van. Mieris ยท / ft Ano 1699
Sale Christie's, London, 6 December 2018


Provenance

(Possibly) Pieter van Winter (1745-1807), Amsterdam, and by descent to his daughter,
(possibly) Lucretia Johanna de Winter (1785-1845), Amsterdam, who married Hendrik Six, Lord of Hillegom (1790-1847), and by descent to the following,
Jonkheer Professor Dr Jan Six (1857-1926), Amsterdam
sale Frederik Muller & Cie., Amsterdam, 16 October 1928, nr. 29
Alois Miedl, Gallery Jacques Goudstikker, Amsterdam, nr. 6522, by 1943
anonymous sale, Sotheby?s, London, 8 December 1993, nr. 50
with Noortman (London), 19 April 1995, from whom acquired
sale Christie's, London, 6 December 2018, nr. 35

Other works by Willem van Mieris


Willem van Mieris Boy Blowing Bubbles
Boy Blowing Bubbles
c. 1710-20

Willem van Mieris The Escaped Bird
The Escaped Bird
1687

Willem van Mieris An Old Man and a Girl at a Vegatable and Fish Stall
An Old Man and a Girl at a Vegatable and Fish Stall
1732

Willem van Mieris The Judgement of Solomon
The Judgement of Solomon

Willem van Mieris Preciosa
Preciosa
1684