Sébastien Bourdon

The Finding of Moses



Sébastien Bourdon - The Finding of Moses

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 419
Philip Conisbee, French paintings of the fifteenth through the eighteenth century, Washington; Princeton, N.J., 2009, nr. 8


Provenance

Possibly Adriaen Paets II (1657-1712), Rotterdam
possibly his sale, Rotterdam, 26 April 1713, nr. 19
possibly François Antoine Robit (c. 1752-1815), Paris
exhibition and sale, including Robit collection, by private contract, Mr. (Michael) Bryan's Gallery, London, 6 November 1801 and following days (exhibition closed 31 May 1802), nr. 44
Arthur L. Nicholson, London and Llandaff House, Surrey, by 1937 until at least 1939
with Paul Drey, New York
sold 1948 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York
gift 1961 to NGA


External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1961.9.65

Other works by Sebastien Bourdon


Sébastien Bourdon The Flight into Egypt
The Flight into Egypt

Sébastien Bourdon Countess Ebba Sparre
Countess Ebba Sparre
1652/53

Sebastien Bourdon The Adoration of the Magi
The Adoration of the Magi

Sebastian Bourdon The Metal Snake
The Metal Snake

Sébastien Bourdon
The Finding of Moses
c. 1655/60
119.6 x 172.8 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Samuel H. Kress Collection