Nicolaes Maes

Young Woman Peeling Apples

Nicolaes Maes - Young Woman Peeling Apples

Nicolaes Maes
Young Woman Peeling Apples
54.6 x 45.7 cm
Oil on wood
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913


Catalogues raisonnés
Werner Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler III, Landau/Pfalz, 1986, nr. 1340
Krempel D28

Collection catalogues
Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 109

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. 95


?Mrs. Thomas Gordon, Bully Hill, Rochester, until 1808
her sale, Christie's, London, 1-2 April 1808, nr. 46, to Bryan
?with Michael Bryan, London, from 1808
Dirk van Dijl, Amsterdam, until 1814
his sale, Vinkeles, Amsterdam, 10ff. January 1814, to Gruyter
Willem Gruyter Senior, from 1814
Ralph Bernal, London, until 1824
his sale, Christie's, London, 8 May, 1824, nr. 11, to Zachary
Michael Mucklow Zachary, London, 1824–28
his sale, Phillips, London, 31 May, 1828, nr. 37, to Stafford
George Granville Leveson-Gower, 2nd Marquess of Stafford, later 1st Duke of Sutherland, Stafford House, London, 1828–d. 1833
George Granville Leveson-Gower, 2nd Duke of Sutherland, Stafford House, 1833–46, sold to Morant
George Morant, from 1846, sold to Emery, Rutley
with Emery, Rutley and Co., London, sold to Smith
with John Smith, London, sold to Morland
G.H. Morland, London, until 1863
his sale, Christie's, London, 9 May, 1863, nr. 101, to Woodin for Walter
John Walter, Bear Wood, Wokingham, 1863–at least 1882
Rodolphe Kann, Paris, by 1900–died 1905
his estate, 1905–7, sold to Duveen
with Duveen, Paris, London, and New York, 1907–8, sold to Altman
Benjamin Altman, New York, 1908–d. 1913

External links

RKD 249873
Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 14.40.612

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