Attributed to Jan Lievens

The Feast of Esther

Attributed to Jan Lievens - The Feast of Esther

Attributed to Jan Lievens
The Feast of Esther
c. 1625
130 x 165 cm
Oil on canvas
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, North Carolina


Catalogues raisonnés
Bredius 631 (Rembrandt)
Bauch A1 info
Bredius/Gerson 631 info
Corpus I C 2 (attributed to Jan Lievens) info
Werner Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler III, Landau/Pfalz, 1986, nr. 1181
Schnackenburg 26

Duncan Bull (red.), Rembrandt Caravaggio, Zwolle - Amsterdam, 2006, fig. 88
Esmée Quodbach (ed.), Holland's Golden Age in America, University Park, Pennsylvania, 2014, fig. 84
Bernhard Schnackenburg, Jan Lievens, Petersberg, 2016, fig. 49
Jennifer Scott and Helen Hillzard, Rembrandt's Light, London, 2019, fig. 6


Possibly Comte de Calonne, Paris
his sale, London, 25-28 March 1775
B. Sommelinck, Ghent
his sale, Brussels, Flévez, 16 December 1936, nr. 80 (as Aert de Gelder, signed and dated 1632)
with P. de Boer, Amsterdam, until about 1939
with Charles A. de Burlet, Basel, until 1952
consigned in 1949 to Hans Schaeffer Galleries, New York
acquired by the North Carolina Museum of Art, 1952
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External links

RKD 63030

Other works by Jan Lievens

Jan Lievens The Lamentation of Christ (modello)
The Lamentation of Christ (modello)
c. 1640

Jan Lievens A Man Singing
A Man Singing
c. 1624

Jan Lievens and Jan Andrea Lievens The Geographer
The Geographer
c. 1665

Jan Lievens Samson and Delilah
Samson and Delilah
c. 1630

Jan Lievens The Evangelist John
The Evangelist John
c. 1626-27