Frans Hals

Portrait of a man

Frans Hals - Portrait of a man

Frans Hals
Portrait of a man
c. 1660-66
85.8 x 66.9 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: F H (monogram)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


Catalogues raisonnés
Seymour Slive, Frans Hals, London, 1970-72, nr. 220
Claus Grimm, Frans Hals, Stuttgart, 1989 as Workshop of Frans Hals

Christopher D.M. Atkins, The Signature Style of Frans Hals, [Amsterdam], 2012, fig. 75 (as Frans Hals)
Steven Nadler, The portraitist, Chicago; London, 2022, fig. 59


1989 Frans Hals, Nr. 84


by 1873, Dr. Max Strauss, Vienna
by 1917, sold by Strauss to Dr. Leon Lilienfeld (born 1869 - died 1938), Vienna
1938, by inheritance to his widow, Antonie Schulz Lilienfeld (born 1876 - died 1972), Vienna and Gstaad, Switzerland but prevented from export and remained in the custody of Emerich Hunna, Vienna
1941, pawned by Hunna to the Dorotheum, Vienna
21 March 1944, transferred to Alt Aussee, Austria
1946, collected by Allies and released to the United States Forces in Austria
1948, restituted to Antonie Lilienfeld, Winchester, MA
1966, gift of Mrs. Lilienfeld to the MFA, accession date 14 December 1966

External links

Museum of Fine Arts Accession number 66.1054

Other works by Frans Hals

Frans Hals Portrait of a Man
Portrait of a Man
c. 1635

Frans Hals Portrait of a sitting man
Portrait of a sitting man
c. 1645

Frans Hals Stephanus Geraerdts
Stephanus Geraerdts
c. 1650-52

Frans Hals Claes Duyst van Voorhout
Claes Duyst van Voorhout
c. 1638

Frans Hals Family in a landscape
Family in a landscape
c. 1648