Jan Steen

Samson insulted by the Philistines



Jan Steen - Samson insulted by the Philistines

Literature

Ariane van Suchtelen, Jan Steen's histories, Zwolle; The Hague, 2018, p. 12, fig. 1, p. 19, fig. 16 (detail)


Exhibitions

2018 Jan Steen's Histories, Nr. 6

Provenance

Possibly Jacob van Hoek sale, Amsterdam, 12 April 1719, nr. 6 (250 guilders)
possibly sale Amsterdam (George Bruijn), 16 March 1724, nr. 7 (335 guilders)
Elisabeth Hooft (widow of Wouter Valckenier) sale, Amsterdam, 31 August 1796, nr. 37 (305 guilders to Filip Spruyt)
A.P. Baron Baut de Rasmon collection, Ghent
A. Van den Hecke-Baut de Rasmon bequest, 1859
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Other works by Jan Steen


Jan Steen The Wedding-night of Tobias and Sarah
The Wedding-night of Tobias and Sarah
c. 1667-70

Jan Steen Lot and His Daughters
Lot and His Daughters
c. 1665-67

Jan Steen A Woman Proffering a Glass of Wine
A Woman Proffering a Glass of Wine
c. 1668

Jan Steen The Scholar and Death
The Scholar and Death
1660s

Jan Steen
Samson insulted by the Philistines
c. 1675-76
65 x 82 cm
Oil on canvas
Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp