Frans Hals

Portrait of a Man



Frans Hals - Portrait of a Man



Frans Hals
Portrait of a Man
1648/50
63.5 x 53.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower left in monogram: FH
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Widener Collection


Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Seymour Slive, Frans Hals, London, 1970-72, nr. 198
Claus Grimm, Frans Hals, Stuttgart, 1989, nr. 132 info

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 85-88

Literature
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 347


Provenance

Remi van Haanen (1812-1894), Vienna, by 1873
with Mssrs. Lawrie & Co., London, by March 1898
with Bourgeois Frères, Paris, in 1898
with Leo Nardus (1868-1955), Suresnes, France, and New York
sold 1898 to Peter A.B. Widener, Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
inheritance from Estate of Peter A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park
gift 1942 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1942.9.28

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Frans Hals St. Matthew
St. Matthew
c. 1625

Frans Hals Portrait of a 56 years old man
Portrait of a 56 years old man
1640

Frans Hals Portrait of Maritge Claesdr. Vooght
Portrait of Maritge Claesdr. Vooght
1639

Frans Hals St. Mark
St. Mark
c. 1627-28

Frans Hals The Rommel Pot Player
The Rommel Pot Player
c. 1618-22