436
436
Willem van Mieris
Leiden 1662 - 1747
JOSEPH AND POTIFAR'S WIFE
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 72,000 USD
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436
Willem van Mieris
Leiden 1662 - 1747
JOSEPH AND POTIFAR'S WIFE
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 72,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Willem van Mieris
Leiden 1662 - 1747
LEIDEN 1662 - 1747
JOSEPH AND POTIFAR'S WIFE
signed and dated lower right (under the left arm of Joseph) W. Van Mieris Fe .... 1694
oil on panel
17 1/8 by 13 1/2 in.; 43.5 by 34.3 cm.
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Provenance

Juda van Benjamin Sr., Amsterdam, November 4, 1782, no. 27;
With a French art dealer before 1842;
Anonymous sale, Paris, March 22, 1845, no. 20;
De St. Remy sale, Paris, April 26, 1870, no. 104;
S. Weiner sale, Vienna, February 16, 1903, no. 37;
M.G. sale, Paris, March 22, 1922; 
Sir Cuthbert Quilter collection;
Sir Cuthbert Quilter sale, London, Christie's, June 26, 1936, lot 36;
Anonymous sale, London, Christie's, July 23, 1965, lot 15 where purchased by Leger Galleries for $647;
With Leger Galleries, London;
Sol Sardinsky collection, Philadelphia.



 


 

Exhibited

Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, on loan from Sol Sardinsky.

Literature

J. Smith, Supplement of a catalogue raisonné of the works of the most eminent Dutch, Flemish and French Painters, London 1829-1842,  p. 65 cat. o. 40;
H. de Groot, Holländische Maler, Stuttgart-Paris 1928, p. 109 cat. no. 9.

Important Old Master Paintings and European Works of Art

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