Jan Steen

The Flight into Egypt

Jan Steen - The Flight into Egypt

Jan Steen
The Flight into Egypt
62.4 x 58.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed with monogram, lower right: JS
Sale Christie's, London, 7 December 2018


Sir Samuel Wilson, London
with Ehrich Galleries, New York, 1919
with The Art Collector's Association, London, 1921
A.L. Nicholson, London, 1927
with J. Goudstikker, Amsterdam, 1930-35
with Galerie Internationale, The Hague, 1938
with J. Goudstikker, Amsterdam
looted by the Nazi authorities, July 1940
anonymous sale, H.W. Lange, Berlin, 3-4 December 1940, nr. 174 (2,400 Reichsmark)
Stichting Nederlands Kunstbezit, The Hague, on loan to the Dordrechts Museum, 1948-49
anonymous sale, Frederik Muller, Amsterdam, 3 July 1951, nr. 659
anonymous sale, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, 3-4 June 1953, nr. 169
anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 7 April 1995, nr. 148
anonymous sale, Bonhams, London, 11 December 2002, nr. 322
restituted to the heir of Jacques Goudstikker, August 2018
sale Christie's, London, 7 December 2018, nr. 157

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Jan Steen The Marriage at Cana
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Jan Steen The Preaching of St John the Baptist
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c. 1653

Jan Steen The Death of Ananias
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Jan Steen Adoration of the Shepherds
Adoration of the Shepherds
c. 1653

Jan Steen Leaving the Tavern
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