Aert de Gelder - Homer

Literature
Werner Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler II, Landau/Pfalz, 1983, nr. 760



Provenance
Pieter Steijn, The Hague
by inheritance to his widow, Cornelia Schellinger Steijn, The Hague
Steijn sale, Rietmulder, The Hague, 7 October 1783, nr. 65
anonymous sale, Amsterdam, 23 May 1798, nr. 67, to Berkenbosch
Maréchal Nicolas Jean de Dieu Soult (born 1769 - died 1851), duc de Dalmatie, Paris
posthumous Soult sale, Galerie Lebrun, Paris, 17 May 1852, nr. 150, to Bonnefons
Beaumont family, Paris
sold by Comte Beaumont to Arnold Seligmann, Rey and Co., Inc., New York
sold by Seligmann to the MFA, 1939

External links

Other works by Aert de Gelder

Aert de Gelder - Jacob's Dream
Jacob's Dream

Aert de Gelder - The Entombment
The Entombment

Aert de Gelder - David Playing the Harp to Saul
David Playing the Harp to Saul
1682

Aert de Gelder - The crucifixion of Christ
The crucifixion of Christ

Aert de Gelder
Homer
c. 1700-10
101 x 127.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed, upper left: A[...]Ge[...]de[...]f
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston