Jan Havicksz. Steen
LEIDEN 1626 - 1679
AN OLD LADY WITH A YOUNG BOY, IN AN INTERIOR
Anonymous sale, The Hague, Macalester Loup, 20 August 1806, lot 18, for 54 guilders;
Where (probably) bought by Johan Gabriel Schwarzmann (1739–1812);
Thence by descent to Maria Anna Schwarzmann (1778–1847), married to Pierre Bartholomeus van den Hove (1763–1839);
Thence by descent to their daughter Anna Maria Ludicova van den Hove (1822–55), who married Eduard Theodor Leon Speyart van Woerden (1813–81);
Thence by descent to Cornelius L.M.E.J.E. Speyart van Woerden (1849–1911);
Thence by descent.
C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné..., vol. I, London 1907, p. 93, cat. no. 345;
K. Braun, Jan Steen, Rotterdam 1980, p. 149, cat. no. A-202.