Artist Egbert Lievensz van der Poel, Dutch, 1621-1664
Title
  • The Pancake Maker
Date between 1654 and 1664
Medium Oil on oak panel
Dimensions Unframed: 10 3/4 × 10 3/8 inches (27.3 × 26.4 cm)
Framed: 16 5/8 × 16 1/2 × 2 3/4 inches (42.2 × 41.9 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.18
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left: E. van der Poel
collection of Corbett-Winder (Vaynor Park, Berriew, Wales);
April 6, 1889, auctioned (Christie's, London, England), lot 85;
1889-1906, purchased by James E. Scripps [1835-1906] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1906-1909, by descent to his wife, Harriet Scripps [1838-1933] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Mrs. Harriet Scripps Presents Fifteen Old Masters. Bulletin of the DMA 3, no. 4 (1909): pp. 46-50, p. 48.

Handbook of Paintings by the Old Masters. DIA. Detroit, 1910, pp. 51-52, no. 81.

Burroughs, C. Catalogue of paintings, sculpture and contemporary arts and crafts. DIA. Detroit, 1920, p. 55, no. 49.

Richardson, E. P., ed. Catalogue of Paintings. DIA. Detroit, 1944, p. 103, no. 679.

Matters of Taste: Food and Drink in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Art and Life. Exh. cat., Albany Institute of History & Art. Albany, 2002-2003, pp. 110-111, cat. 41, (repr.) [exh.organized by D. R. Barnes and P. C. Rose].

Masters of Dutch Painting: The Detroit Institute of Arts. DIA. London, 2004, pp. 160-161 [entry by S. Donahue Kuretsky].