Quiringh van Brekelenkam - The Spinner

Quiringh van Brekelenkam
The Spinner
48.3 x 64.1 cm
Oil on wood
Signed and dated on spinning wheel: Q V B 1653
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Purchase, 1871


Collection catalogues
Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 23


Cropley Ashley Cooper, 6th Earl of Shaftesbury, Saint Giles's House, Wimborne, Dorset, until died 1851
his estate sale, Christie's, London, 15 May 1852, nr. 18
baron de Heusch, château de l'Andweck, until 1870
posthumous sale, Étienne Le Roy and Victor Le Roy, Brussels, 9-10 May 1870, nr. 4 to Le Roy
with Étienne Le Roy, Brussels, through Léon Gauchez, Paris, 1870, sold to Blodgett
William T. Blodgett, Paris and New York, 1870–71, sold half share to Johnston
William T. Blodgett, New York, and John Taylor Johnston, New York, 1871, sold to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 71.110

Other works by Quiringh van Brekelenkam

Quiringh van Brekelenkam Old woman praying
Old woman praying

Quiringh Gerritsz. van Brekelkam The Maternity Visit
The Maternity Visit
c. 1665

Quiringh van Brekelenkam Shoemaker
c. 1660

Quiringh van Brekelenkam The Vegatable Stall
The Vegatable Stall

Quiringh van Brekelenkam Scene at an Inn
Scene at an Inn