Gerard ter Borch
ZWOLLE 1617 - 1681 DEVENTER
PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG MAN, FULL LENGTH, STANDING NEXT TO A TABLE WITH A HAT AND A WATCH
Prince Serge Koudacheff, St. Petersburg;
Arthur Kay, Edinburgh, 1895;
With F. Kleinberger, Paris;
L.J. Mandl, Wiesbaden, by 1910;
Anonymous sale (presumably consigned by Mandl or his widow), Amsterdam, Frederik Muller & Cie, 10 July 1923, lot 130, presumably unsold;
By whom sold, Amsterdam, 13 July 1926, lot 658 (for 6,000 Florins to Van Aalst);
Dr. C.J.K. van Aalst, Hoevelaken (1866-1939);
With Hans Cramer, The Hague, by 1966, from whom acquired by the present owner.
London, British Institution, 1895, no. 70, lent by Arthur Kay;
Wiesbaden, 1910, no. 72.
C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné..., vol. V, London 1912, p. 102, no. 331 (`Good in expression and of good artistic quality');
W.R. Valentiner and J.W. von Moltke, Dutch and Flemish Old Masters in the Collection of Dr. C. J. K. van Aalst, Verona 1939, p. 294, reproduced plate LXX;
S.J. Gudlaugsson, Katalog der Gemalde Gerard ter Borchs, vol. I, The Hague 1959, reproduced p. 376, no. 249, vol. II, The Hague 1960, pp. 220-221, no. 249, & p. 206, under no. 222;
The Burlington Magazine, vol. CVIII, no. 759 June 1966, supplement, Notable Works of Art now on the market, plate VII, text after page 338.