Description & Technical information

Period:  1600-1750, 17th century
Origin:  The Netherlands
Provenance: Sale Antwerp 11/12/ March 1940 (Van Herck), no. 40 as “Joueur de Luth”;
Private Collection Lyon;
Sale Paris (Tajan), 20 December 1994, no. 39;
Richard Green, London, from whom purchased by the present owner;
Private Collection, United Kingdom.

Literature: P. H. Janssen, Jan van Bijlert, Amsterdam/Philadelphia 1998, no. 102 p.138, reproduced plate 43 p.257.

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints