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In the Studio
Michael Sweerts(Flemish, 1618-1664)
- Oil on canvas
- 28 7/8 x 23 1/8 (73.5 x 58.8 cm) with frame: 38 x 33 x 3 1/4 in. 96.5 x 83.8 x 6.4 cm
- European Painting
- City of Detroit Purchase
- Accession No.
- (?) Amsterdam, Collection Joseph Deutz ("Een Schilders-academetje"); (?) Amsterdam, Collection Jeronimus Deutz (by inheritance from his brother, Joseph); (?) Amsterdam, Collection Joan (1642-1701 & Abraham Ortt (1650-1691)--brothers of Joseph Deutz's wife, Lucretia (1634-1694); Venice, Collection Antonio Widmann, inventory of 1808 (together with pendant, Old Man and Boy by a Brazier); London, auction ( ) 2 June, 1827, lot 9 (companion to lot 7); London, Christie's auction April 27, 1833, lot 119 (described as M.Weerts, 1652. View of a Sculptor's Studio, with figures examining a Torso). The Lot was withdrawn. London, Christie's auction May 25, 1833, lot 50 (described as M. Weerts. View of a Sculptor's Studio, with figures examining a Torso). The Lot was left unsold. London, George Yates (dealer), 1833. London, Collection Sir Georges Donaldson; New York, Thomas Agnew and Sons (dealer), 1930, from whom purchased by the Detroit Institute of Arts in 1930.
- canvas, oil, paint, still life
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