Artist Adriaen van Ostade, Dutch, 1610-1685
Title
  • Head of a Girl
Date between 1655 and 1665
Medium Oil on oak panel
Dimensions Overall: 3 3/16 × 2 15/16 inches (8.1 × 7.5 cm)
Framed: 8 1/2 × 7 7/8 × 1 1/4 inches (21.6 × 20 × 3.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 35.114
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left: AV.O
1935, (Charles Albert de Burlet, Basel, Switzerland);
1935-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Newberry, J. S., Jr. "Adriaen van Ostade's Portrait of a Girl," Bulletin of the DIA 15, no. 6 (1936): pp. 90-91, (repr.).

Richardson, E. P., ed. Catalogue of Paintings. Detroit, 1944, p. 98, no. 665.

Masters of Dutch Painting: The Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2004, pp. 154-155 [entry by S. Donahue Kuretsky].