Jan Steen

The Tooth-Puller



Jan Steen - The Tooth-Puller



Jan Steen
The Tooth-Puller
1651
26 x 32.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Dated on the letter right: 1651
Mauritshuis, The Hague


Literature

Christopher Brown, Scenes of everyday life, London; Boston, 1984, p. 70
Pennen over penselen, Den Haag; Zwolle, 2022, pp. 44-45


Provenance

Bernard Wannaar
Willem Lormier, The Hague
his sale, The Hague, 4 July 1763 (Lugt 1307), nr. 252 (for 160 guilders to Tethart Philipp Christian Haag for Prince William V)
Prince William V, The Hague, 1763-1795
confiscated by the French, transferred to the Muséum central des arts/Musée Napoléon (Musée du Louvre), Paris, 1795-1815
Royal Picture Gallery, housed in the Prince William V Gallery, The Hague, 1816
transferred to the Mauritshuis, 1822

External links

RKD 264283
Mauritshuis, The Hague Accession number 165

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Jan Steen The Doctor's Visit
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c. 1665-68

Jan Steen As the Old Sing, so Pipe the Young
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Jan Steen The Sick Girl
The Sick Girl
1660

Jan Steen A wedding feast
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