Maarten van Heemskerck

Samson Rending the Lion



Maarten van Heemskerck - Samson Rending the Lion



Maarten van Heemskerck
Samson Rending the Lion
c. 1550 - c. 1560
46.8 x 16 cm
Oil on panel
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam


Provenance

collection Kenneth Fitzgerald Kinnaird, 12th Lord (1880-1972), Rossie Priory, Inchture, Perthshire, Scotland, 1929
or Graham Charles Kinnaird, 13th Lord (1912-1997), Rossie Priory, Inchture, Perthshire, Scotland, 1929
his sale et al., Christie's, London, 21 June 1946, nr. 36, as a series of the twelve works of Hercules divided into four sets, 94.10 gns, to the dealer Kauffman, London
with P. Cassirer, London, 1947
from whom, £ 340, with three other paintings, to the museum, 1948

External links

RKD 220135
Rijksmuseum Accession number SK-A-3512

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Maarten van Heemskerck Neptune Stabbing a Sea Horse
Neptune Stabbing a Sea Horse
c. 1550 - c. 1560

Maerten van Heemskerck The Mocking of Christ
The Mocking of Christ
c. 1545

Maerten van Heemskerck Portrait of Johannes Colmannus, Rector of the Convent of St. Agatha at Delft
Portrait of Johannes Colmannus, Rector of the Convent of St. Agatha at Delft
c. 1538 - 40

Maerten van Heemskerck The baptism of Christ
The baptism of Christ
c. 1560 - 65

Maerten van Heemskerck Portrait of a Man, possibly Pieter Gerritsz Bicker
Portrait of a Man, possibly Pieter Gerritsz Bicker
1529