Shepherd Trimming his Flute

 
Artist
Creation date
Materials
oil on canvas
Dimensions
28-3/4 x 24 in. 37 x 33-1/2 in. (framed)
Credit line
Gift of the Alfred Brod Galleries, Ltd.
Accession number
58.57
Collection
Not Currently On View
Deaccessioned on
June 18th, 2008
Recipient
Christie's
Transfer notes
Sold on 1/28/2009 in the Important Old Master Paintings sale (Lot 270)
Reason
Poor condition 
Valuation
Auction Sale Price - $30000
Hoogendijk.{1}Collection E. Schaar.{2}Sold at auction by (Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne), 1955.{3} Probably directly to (Alfred Brod Galleries, Ltd., London) by 1956;{4}gift of A. Brod to Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1958 (58.57){5}; IMA deaccessioned 6/2008; (Christie's, New York, 1/28/2009 Sale 2135, Lot 270)

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{1} A piece of tape on the back of the painting bears the name "Hoogendijk".
{2} Paul Huys Janssen, Jan van Bijlert, 1597/98-1671: Catalogue Raisonné, Amsterdam; Philadelphia, 1998, p. 131, no. 80 (ill.).
{3} See Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, Gemälde alter und neuer Meister, Skulpturen, Kunstgewerbe, antike Möbel, Wirkteppiche, Aubusson- und Orientteppiche, 24 November 1955, lot no. 406.
{4} Paintings by Old Masters Exhibited at the Gallery of Alfred Brod, London, 17 October - 24 November, 1956, no. 7.
{5}IMA Temporary Receipt No. 6610.
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