Jan Steen

The Lovesick Maiden

Jan Steen - The Lovesick Maiden

Literature
Braun 289

Walter Liedtke, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New Haven, 2007, nr. 195 info


Provenance
Pieter Ietswaart, Amsterdam (until 1759)
his anonymous sale, Amsterdam, March 13, 1759, no. 3
Pieter de La Court van der Voort, Leiden (until 1772)
his sale, Amsterdam, August 26, 1772, no. 4, to ?de Neuville
sale, Amsterdam, June 21ff., 1774, no. 206, to ?Fouquet
Johan Fredrik Motte, Amsterdam (until 1794)
his sale, Amsterdam, August 2021, 1794, no. 107, to Fouquet
?Pierre Fouquet, Amsterdam
private collection, Brunswick, Germany (sold to Van Diemen)
with Galerie Van Diemen, Berlin, in 1920
Mrs. Francis (Helen Swift) Neilson, Chicago (by 1924d. 1945)

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Other works by Jan Steen

Jan Steen Children Baking Pancakes
Children Baking Pancakes
c. 1662-65

Jan Steen Twin Birth Celebration
Twin Birth Celebration
1668

Jan Steen The Lean Kitchen
The Lean Kitchen
c. 1650

Jan Steen A Village Revel
A Village Revel
1673

Jan Steen
The Lovesick Maiden
86.4 x 99.1 cm
Oil on canvas
Inscribed lower right: I STEEN
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Helen Swift Neilson, 1945