Maarten van Heemskerck

Hercules Destroying the Centaur Nessus



Maarten van Heemskerck - Hercules Destroying the Centaur Nessus



Maarten van Heemskerck
Hercules Destroying the Centaur Nessus
c. 1550 - c. 1560
46.7 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

Rijksmuseum Accession number SK-A-3513

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Maerten van Heemskerck Panoramic Fantasy with the Abduction of Helen
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