Gerard ter Borch

The unwelcome call



Gerard ter Borch - The unwelcome call

Literature

Compiled by Quentin Buvelot, Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague; Zwolle, 2004, pp. 72-73

Wayne Franits, Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting, New Haven, 2004, fig. 223
Edwin Buijsen, The Young Vermeer, The Hague; Zwolle, 2010, fig. 5


Exhibitions

2004 Gerard ter Borch, Nr. 23

Provenance

Petronella de la Court, Amsterdam, 1707
Govert van Slingelandt, The Hague, 1752
the entire collection sold to Willem V in 1768
Prince Willem V, The Hague, 1768-1795
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External links

Mauritshuis, The Hague Accession number 176

Other works by Gerard ter Borch


Gerard ter Borch Officer dictating a letter while a trumpeter waits
Officer dictating a letter while a trumpeter waits
c. 1658/59

Gerard ter Borch The music lesson
The music lesson
c. 1668/69

Gerard ter Borch Margaretha van Haexbergen, wife of Jan van Duren
Margaretha van Haexbergen, wife of Jan van Duren
c. 1666/67

Gerard ter Borch The Consultation
The Consultation
1635

Gerard ter Borch
The unwelcome call
1653
66.7 x 59.5 cm
Oil on panel
Mauritshuis, The Hague