Gerard van Honthorst

Smiling Girl Holding an Obscene Image



Gerard van Honthorst - Smiling Girl Holding an Obscene Image

Literature

J. Richard Judson & Rudolf E. O. Ekkart, Gerrit van Honthorst, 1592 - 1656, Doornspijk, 1999, cat. nr. 215



Provenance

Probably sale The Hague, Van Oostrum et al., 23 September 1765, nr. 241
Scott collection, London (owned jointly by Colnaghi)
by inheritance to Mrs. Scott
by inheritance to Charles Roots, Hereford, by 1922
collection W.J. Davies, Hereford, 1922
by inheritance (?) Mrs. Greville Phillips, Friar House, Hereford, by 1929
with Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles, by 1954
museum purchase in 1954
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Gerard van Honthorst Young Woman Playing a Violin
Young Woman Playing a Violin
1626

Gerard van Honthorst Musical Group by Candlelight
Musical Group by Candlelight
1623

Gerard van Honthorst Hieronymus and Frederik Adolf van Tuyll van Serooskerken
Hieronymus and Frederik Adolf van Tuyll van Serooskerken
1641

Gerard van Honthorst Penitent Magdalen
Penitent Magdalen

Gerard van Honthorst
Smiling Girl Holding an Obscene Image
1625
82 x 64 cm
Oil on canvas
City Art Museum, St. Louis