Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem

The Marriage of Peleus and Thetis



Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem - The Marriage of Peleus and Thetis

Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Pieter J.J. van Thiel, Cornelis Cornelisz van Haarlem, 1562 - 1638, Doornspijk, 1999, nr. 159

Collection catalogues
Neeltje Köhler (ed.), Painting in Haarlem 1500 - 1850, Gent, 2006, nr. 93

Literature
Anna Tummers, The eye of the connoisseur, Amsterdam, 2011, fig. 66
Lyckle de Vries, Stories in gilded frames, Amsterdam, 2016, fig. 4


Exhibitions

2008 De Gouden Eeuw begint in Haarlem, Nr. 4

Provenance

Commissioned by the Haarlem magistrates for the Prinsenhof, Haarlem, 1593
acquired in exchange with four other paintings for the Haarlem town hall and placed in the Nationale Konst-Gallery, The Hague, 1804
Royal Picture Gallery, housed in the Prince William V Gallery, The Hague, until 1821
transferred to the Mauritshuis, 1822 (from 1821-1875 folded up and stored in the attic)
on long-term loan to the Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, since 1913 (this loan proceeded via the Netherlands Institute for Cultural Heritage, until 2013)

External links

Mauritshuis, The Hague Accession number 23

Other works by Cornelis van Haarlem


Cornelis van Haarlem Titanomachia
Titanomachia
ca. 1588

Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem The Massacre of the Innocents
The Massacre of the Innocents
1591

Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem Juda and Tamar
Juda and Tamar
1596

Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem A Monk and a Beguine
A Monk and a Beguine
1591

Cornelis Cornelisz. van Haarlem
The Marriage of Peleus and Thetis
c. 1592/93
246 x 419 cm
Oil on canvas
Mauritshuis, The Hague
on long-term loan to the Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem