Aert de Gelder

Rest on the Flight to Egypt



Aert de Gelder - Rest on the Flight to Egypt

Literature

Werner Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler II, Landau/Pfalz, 1983, nr. 756



Provenance

18th century, possibly von Plettenberg collection, Nordkirchen Castle, Lüdinghausen, Germany
1833, possibly by descent within the Plettenberg family to Maria von Plettenberg and her husband, Count Nikolaus-Maria Franz Esterhàzy, Nordkirchen Castle
until 1904, remained with the Esterhàzy family at Nordkirchen Castle
1904, sold by the Esterhàzy family to Duke Engelbert-Marie van Arenberg (born 1872 - died 1949), Nordkirchen
until 1956, by descent within the Arenberg family, Brussels
1956, possibly with Edward Speelman, London
1957, Horace Buttery, London
1957, sold by Buttery to the MFA, accession date 14 March 1957


External links

RKD 3741
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Accession number 57.182

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Aert de Gelder Judah persuades Jacob to consent the departure of Benjamin
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Aert de Gelder Ruth and Boas
Ruth and Boas

Aert de Gelder Young man sitting
Young man sitting

Aert de Gelder Sarah asks Abraham to dismiss Hagar
Sarah asks Abraham to dismiss Hagar

Aert de Gelder
Rest on the Flight to Egypt
c. 1690
109 x 118 cm
Oil on canvas
Unsigned
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston