Gerard Dou


Gerard Dou - Self-portrait

Related works


Etienne Compardel - The Painter Gerard Dou
Etienne Compardel
The Painter Gerard Dou
1665 or after


Collection catalogues
Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 37

Adriaan E. Waiboer, with Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr and Blaise Ducos, Vermeer and the masters of genre painting, Dublin, Washington, Paris, New Haven and London, 2017, fig. 56


?Johan de Bye, Leiden, in 1665
Voyer d'Argenson, Paris, in 1754
chevalier Sébastien Erard, Château de la Muette, Passy, 1825–died 1831
his estate sale, Paris, 23 April–7 August 1832, nr. 76, bought in
his estate sale, Christie's, London, 22 June 1833, nr. 40
with Étienne Le Roy, Brussels
Kalkbrenner, Paris, in 1842
M. Piérard, Valenciennes, until 1860
his estate sale, Hôtel des Commissaires-Priseurs, Paris, 20-21 March 1860, nr. 17, to Baring
A. Schloss, Paris, from about 1905
?Henry Say, Paris
with Scott & Fowles, New York, until 1907, sold to Altman
Benjamin Altman, New York, 1907–died 1913

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 14.40.607

Other works by Gerard Dou

Gerard Dou The tooth puller
The tooth puller

Gerard Dou Rest on the flight to Egypt
Rest on the flight to Egypt

Gerard Dou Portrait of a Woman
Portrait of a Woman

Gerard Dou Minerva in her studio
Minerva in her studio

Gerard Dou
c. 1665
48.9 x 39.1 cm
Oil on wood
Signed left, on ledge: GDO[U] (initials in monogram)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913