Willem Buytewech

Merry Company

Willem Buytewech - Merry Company


Collection catalogues
Gemäldegalerie Staatliche Museen Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin, Berlin, 1975, pp. 75-76

Wayne Franits, Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting, New Haven, 2004, fig. 16


Luis Augosto Ferreira de Almeida, Visconde de Carvalhido, Paris (his seal on the verso; probably in his catalogue, 1865, nr. 56 [as Jacob Duck or Anthonie Palamedesz])
probably his sale, Paris, 14-15 March 1870 (Lugt 31833), nr. 51 (as Jacob Duck)
Camillo Castiglione, Vienna, until 1925
his sale, Amsterdam (Frederik Muller), 17-20 November 1925 (Lugt 89243), nr. 54 (as Willem Buytewech; unsold)
his sale, Berlin (Paul Graupe), 28-29 November 1930, nr. 42 (to Rohde)
Kurt Rohde, Berlin, 1930-1950
his heirs, 1950-2018 (on long-term loan to the Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin, 1958-2016)
acquired with the support of the BankGiro Lottery, 2018

External links

Mauritshuis, The Hague Accession number 1218

Other works by Willem Pietersz. Buytewech

Willem Buytewech Scene at an Inn
Scene at an Inn
c. 1615-20

Willem Buytewech Merry Company
Merry Company
c. 1616/17

Willem Pietersz. Buytewech Merry Company
Merry Company
c. 1622/24

Willem Buytewech Elegant Couples Courting
Elegant Couples Courting
ca. 1616-20

Willem Buytewech
Merry Company
c. 1616/17
71.6 x 94.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Mauritshuis, The Hague