Gerard ter Borch

Young Woman playing a Theorbo to Two Men



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



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


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

RKD 246395
National Gallery, London Accession number NG864

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Gerard ter Borch An Officer with a Woman Playing Lute
An Officer with a Woman Playing Lute
c. 1658

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

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

Gerard ter Borch Scene in an inn
Scene in an inn
c. 1648/50

Gerard ter Borch Jan van Goyen
Jan van Goyen
c. 1652/53