Copy after Gabriel Metsu - Tavern Scene

Literature

Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 119


Provenance

Johan Aegidiusz. van der Marck, Leiden, until died 1772
his estate sale, Winter and Yver, Amsterdam, 25ff. August 1773, nr. 176, to Fouquet
with Pierre Fouquet, Amsterdam, from 1773
J.M. Oppenheim, London, by 1833–64
his sale, ?Christie's, London, 4 June 1864, to Smith
with Smith, London, from 1864
Étienne Martin, baron de Beurnonville, Paris, until 1881
his sale, Pillet, Paris, 9-16 May 1881, nr. 368
with Sedelmeyer, Paris
Rodolphe Kann, Paris
Édouard P.R. Kums, Antwerp, until died 1891
his estate, 1891–98
his estate sale, Hôtel Kums, Antwerp, 17-18 May 1898, nr. 115
William H. Herriman, Rome, until died 1920

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 21.134.5

Other works by Gabriël Metsu


Gabriel Metsu A Man Offering a Glass of Wine to a Woman Tuning a Lute
A Man Offering a Glass of Wine to a Woman Tuning a Lute
c. 1662-65

Gabriel Metsu A Hunter Visiting a Woman at her Toilet
A Hunter Visiting a Woman at her Toilet
c. 1661-63

Gabriel Metsu Portrait of Lucia Wijbrants (?)
Portrait of Lucia Wijbrants (?)
1667

Gabriel Metsu An Old Couple Feeding a Dog
An Old Couple Feeding a Dog
c. 1654-57

Copy after Gabriel Metsu
Tavern Scene
36.5 x 32.1 cm
Oil on wood
Signed on table leg: GMetsu. (initials in monogram)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of William H. Herriman, 1920