Frans van Mieris the Elder

Woman with a Lapdog, Accompanied by a Maidservant (probably Bathsheba with King David’s Letter)



Frans van Mieris the Elder - Woman with a Lapdog, Accompanied by a Maidservant (probably Bathsheba with King David’s Letter)



Frans van Mieris the Elder
Woman with a Lapdog, Accompanied by a Maidservant (probably Bathsheba with King David’s Letter)
1680
19.3 x 15.5 cm
Oil on panel
Signed and dated in dark paint, upper left corner of smaller inlaid panel: Fvan Mieris_1680
The Leiden Collection, New York


Provenance

Adriaan Bout, The Hague
his sale, The Hague, 11 August 1733, nr. 54 (van Zwieten for 260 f.)
Gerard Bicker, Lord of Swieten, The Hague, 1733–38
his sale, The Hague, 12 April 1741, nr. 57
Bicker van Zwieten Collection, Amsterdam
his sale, The Hague, 4 April 1755, nr. 24 (202 f.)
private collection, Amsterdam
sale, Amsterdam, 2 August 1830, nr. 52 (Manvis for 25 f.)
James Walker
by inheritance to Mrs. Alexander Boyle
sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 25 June 1898, nr. 68 (S.J. Smith)
Monsieur et Madame B., Paris
their sale, Paris, Drouot, 13 June 1997, nr. 48
with Piet de Boer, Amsterdam, 1997–98
with Salomon Lilian, Amsterdam, New York, 2003–4
from whom acquired by the present owner
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External links

Leiden Collection, New York Accession number FM-105

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1669

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