Jan Steen

The Worship of the Golden Calf



Jan Steen - The Worship of the Golden Calf

Literature

Catalogues raisonnÚs
HdG 7
Braun 351

Literature
Ariane van Suchtelen, Jan Steen's histories, Zwolle; The Hague, 2018, p. 21, fig. 19 (detail), p. 26, fig. 25


Exhibitions

2018 Jan Steen's Histories, Nr. 4
1996 Jan Steen, Painter and Storyteller, Nr. 47

Provenance

Sale Amsterdam, 14 May 1749, nr. i5
Balthazar Beschey, sale Antwerp (Caudron), 1 July 1776, nr. 13 (84 guilders to Jacob Franz Beschey [i.e. Balthazar's son])
Beschey sale, Antwerp, 21 August 1787, nr. 33 (130 guilders to D'Roy)
with Vincent Donjeux, Paris
sale Paris (Lebrun Paillet), 29 April 1793, nr. 262 (to Meunier, Paris)
possibly Bryant sale, London, 1864 (not sold)
private collection, Austria, 1925
A.M. Vroeg, De Mookerheide estate, Mook (Limburg) in 1926, and still in 1937
with Schaeffer, New York
acquired by the museum with funds from the State of North Carolina
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Other works by Jan Steen


Jan Steen A Party of Peasants
A Party of Peasants
c. 1648-50

Jan Steen Peasant Kermis
Peasant Kermis
c. 1668/70

Jan Steen Amnon and Tamar
Amnon and Tamar
1668-70

Jan Steen Twelft Night
Twelft Night
1662

Jan Steen
The Worship of the Golden Calf
1673-77
178.4 x 155.6 cm
Oil on canvas
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, North Carolina