Pieter de Hooch

A Merry Company with Two Men and Two Women



Pieter de Hooch - A Merry Company with Two Men and Two Women

Literature

HdG 192
Sutton 19

Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 84

Esmée Quodbach (ed.), Holland's Golden Age in America, University Park, Pennsylvania, 2014, fig. 44


Exhibitions

2001 Vermeer and the Delft School, Nr. 25
1998 Pieter de Hooch, 1629-1684, Nr. 8

Provenance

?Jacob Odon, Amsterdam, until 1784
his estate sale, Arnoldus Dankmeyer en Zoon, Amsterdam, 6ff. September 1784, nr. 10, to Braams Pelsdinge
baron François Delessert, Paris, by 1833–69
his sale, at his hôtel, Paris, 15-18 March 1869, nr. 36, to Narischkine
B. Narischkine, Paris, 1869–83
his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 5 April 1883, nr. 16, to Cedron
E. Secrétan, Paris, until 1889
his sale, Galerie Charles Sedelmeyer, Paris, 1-7 July 1889, nr. 128, to Durand-Ruel for Havemeyer
Mr. and Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, New York, 1889–his death 1907
Mrs. H.O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer, New York, 1907–died 1929

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 29.100.7

Other works by Pieter de Hooch


Pieter de Hooch Two Soldiers and a Woman Drinking in a Courtyard
Two Soldiers and a Woman Drinking in a Courtyard
1658-60

Pieter de Hooch St. Peter Liberated from Prison
St. Peter Liberated from Prison
1650-55

Pieter de Hooch Woman Giving a Coin to a Maid
Woman Giving a Coin to a Maid
c. 1668-72

Pieter de Hooch Interior with a Young Couple
Interior with a Young Couple
c. 1662–65

Pieter de Hooch
A Merry Company with Two Men and Two Women
1657-58
67.9 x 58.5 cm
Oil on panel
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, 1929