Gerard ter Borch

An Officer with a Woman Playing Lute



Gerard ter Borch - An Officer with a Woman Playing Lute

Literature

Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 15

Lyckle de Vries, Verhalen uit kamer, keuken en kroeg, [Amsterdam], 2005, plate 42
Desmond Shawe-Taylor and Quentin Buvelot, Masters of the Everyday, London; Brussels, 2015, fig. 54


Provenance

Willem Lormier, The Hague, by 1752
his sister, L. Lormier, Rotterdam, by 1754
agent of Willem Lormier, until 1763
his sale, The Hague, 4 July 1763, nr. 285, to Cocq
Abel François Poisson, marquis de Vandières, later marquis de Marigny, still later marquis de Ménars, Paris, until died 1781
his estate sale, Basan & Joullain, Paris, 18 March – 6 April 1782, nr. 108, to Le Brun
with Jean Baptiste Pierre Le Brun, Paris, from 1782
Charles d'Arverley, Paris, bequeathed to Calonne
Charles-Alexandre da Calonne, Paris, by 1788–95
sale, Paris, 21-30 April 1788, nr. 74, bought in
sale, Skinner & Dyke, London, 23-28 March 1795, nr. 32
William Wells, Redleaf, Kent, by 1829–at least 1876
Adolphe de Rothschild, London, in 1884
Francis Denzil Edward Baring, 5th Baron Ashburton, The Grange, Alresford, Hampshire and London, until 1907, sold to Agnew
with Agnew, London, 1907
with D.S. Hess & Co., New York, 1907–8, sold to Altman on 23 January 1908
Benjamin Altman, New York, 1908–died 1913

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 14.40.617

Other works by Gerard ter Borch


Gerard ter Borch Tavern Scene with a Sleeping Soldier
Tavern Scene with a Sleeping Soldier
1650s

Gerard ter Borch Old woman and a Boy
Old woman and a Boy
1648 (?)

Gerard ter Borch The Van Moerkerken Family
The Van Moerkerken Family
c. 1653–54

Gerard ter Borch Portrait of a man aged 42
Portrait of a man aged 42
1652

Gerard ter Borch
An Officer with a Woman Playing Lute
c. 1658
37 x 32.5 cm
Oil on panel
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913