Artemisia Gentileschi

Esther Before Ahasuerus



Artemisia Gentileschi - Esther Before Ahasuerus



Artemisia Gentileschi
Esther Before Ahasuerus
c. 1630-35
208 x 273 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Elinor Dorrance Ingersoll, 1969


Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
R. Ward Bissell, Artemisia Gentileschi and the Authority of Art, University Park, Pa., 1999, nr. 28

Literature
Troy Thomas, Poussin's Women, Amsterdam, 2020, fig. 7.11


Provenance

Grafen von Harrach, Vienna (by 1856–1953)
sold for ATS [Austrian Schillings] 9,500 to Morandotti
with Alessandro Morandotti, Rome, 1953–at least 1957
with Acquavella, New York, by 1959–60, sold to Hill
Mrs. Nathaniel P. (Elinor Dorrance) Hill, later Mrs. Stuart H. Ingersoll, New York (1960–69)
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External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 69.281

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