Gerard ter Borch

Young Woman playing a Theorbo to Two Men



Gerard ter Borch - Young Woman playing a Theorbo to Two Men

Literature

Collection catalogues
Neil MacLaren, revised and expanded by Christopher Brown, The Dutch school, 1600-1900, London, 1991, pp. 32-34, plate 27
Christopher Baker and Tom Henry, The National Gallery complete illustrated catalogue, London, 2001, p. 52

Literature
Ivan Gaskell, Seventeenth century Dutch and Flemish painting, London, 1990, p. 160, fig. 1
Lyckle de Vries, Verhalen uit kamer, keuken en kroeg, [Amsterdam], 2005, plate 45


Provenance

In the Chevalier de Julienne collection by 1754
Julienne sale, Paris, 30 March sqq. 1767, nr. 141, bought by the Duc de Choiseul
Duc de Choiseul sale, Paris, 6 sqq. April 1772, nr. 26, bought by Boileau for the Prince de Conti
Prince de Conti sale, Paris, 8 sqq. April 1777, nr. 295, bought by Langlier
Marquis de Pange sale, Paris, 5 sqq. March 1781, nr. 23, bought by Langlier
perhaps in the collection of Comte de la Motte
incorrectly stated by Smith to have been in the Choiseul-Praslin sale, 1808, and the Séréville sale, 1812
[Prince Galitzin] sale, Paris, 28 February sqq. 1825, nr. 38, bought by Delahante who sold it to Joseph Barchard
[Barchard] sale, London, 6 May 1826, nr. 22, bought by (Sir) Robert Peel (Bart.)
National Gallery, London, purchased with the Peel collection, 1871.
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External links

National Gallery, London Accession number NG864

Other works by Gerard ter Borch


Gerard ter Borch Portrait of Gertruida Assink, wife of Willem Marienburg
Portrait of Gertruida Assink, wife of Willem Marienburg

Gerard ter Borch Postumous portrait of Moses ter Borch
Postumous portrait of Moses ter Borch
c. 1668

Gerard ter Borch Portrait of Willem Marienburg, Lord Mayor of Deventer
Portrait of Willem Marienburg, Lord Mayor of Deventer

Gerard ter Borch Horseman in front of an Inn
Horseman in front of an Inn
c. 1643/45

Gerard ter Borch
Young Woman playing a Theorbo to Two Men
c. 1667-68
67.6 x 57.8 cm
Oil on canvas
The National Gallery, London