Jan Steen

Laban Searching for His Idols



Jan Steen - Laban Searching for His Idols

Literature

Ariane van Suchtelen, Jan Steen's histories, Zwolle; The Hague, 2018, p. 21, fig. 18


Exhibitions

2018 Jan Steen's Histories, Nr. 2

Provenance

Johan van der Linden van Slingeland sale, Dordrecht, 22 August 1785, nr. 401 (356 guilders to Beekman)
Count of Turenne sale, Paris, 17-19 May 1852, nr. 89 (4,350 French francs to Nieuwenhuys)
sale London, 28 June 1879, nr. 67 (155 pounds)
C.J. Nieuwenhuys sale, London, 17 July i886, nr. 99
Baron Cornelis Johannes Leembruggen, Leiden
by whom donated to the museum in 1889
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Other works by Jan Steen


Jan Steen The Rape of the Sabine Women
The Rape of the Sabine Women
c. 1670-72

Jan Steen The Marriage Contract
The Marriage Contract
c. 1668

Jan Steen An interior with figures preparing fish
An interior with figures preparing fish

Jan Steen Company before an Inn, 'Not without that'
Company before an Inn, 'Not without that'
c. 1661

Jan Steen
Laban Searching for His Idols
c. 1671
109.5 x 144.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Museum De Lakenhal, Leiden