Auction House

Auction: Old Master Paintings

12. April 2016, 3:00 pm

Object overview
Object

0062

Salomon Koninck

(Amsterdam 1609 - 1656 Amsterdam)

„Bathsheba at her toilet“
c. 1640/50
oil on canvas
122 × 101 cm

Provenance

probably collection Anthonie van Brul (c. 1613-1653), Amsterdam (according to C. de Bie 1661 & Hofstede de Groot in Thieme-Becker 1927);
collection Arthur Kay, Esq. (1860-1939), Glasgow;
1901 Sale of paintings of the Collection Arthur Kay, Christie's, London, 11th May 1901, lot 68 (as F. Bol);
Collection Marcell (Marczell) Nemes (1866-1930), Budapest;
art dealer E. Wendlinger, Vienna;
since 1917 Collection Max Schmidt (1866-1935), Vienna/Budapest;
Austrian private collection

Literature

Cornelis de Bie, Het gulden cabinet van de edele vry schilder-const, inhoudende den lof vande vermarste schilders, architecte, beldthowers ende plaetsnyders van dese eeuw, Antwerp 1661, p. 250;
Cornelis Hofstede de Groot, Quellenstudien zur holländischen Kunstgeschichte: Arnold Houbraken und seine "Groote Schouburgh", Haag 1893, p. 256f.;
Alfred von Wurzbach, Niederländisches Künstlerlexikon, Amsterdam 1906, vol. 1, p. 326;
Theodor von Frimmel, Studien und Skizzen zur Gemäldekunde, Bd. III, Vienna 1917, p. 76f., plate XXXVII (ill.);
Cornelis Hofstede de Groot, in: Thieme-Becker XXI, 1927, p. 275;
Werner Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler, Landau–Pfalz 1983, vol. III, p. 1630, footnote 3.2 & vol. VI, p. 3620

€ 45.000