A Man at a Window holding an Earthenware Jug

manner of Frans van Mieris the elder (Leyden 1635 - Leyden 1681)
National Trust Inventory Number 959428

Category Paintings
Date 1600 - 1699
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 350 x 270 mm
Place of origin Leiden
Collection Nostell Priory, West Yorkshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Nostell Priory, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire and North East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, A Man at a Window holding an Earthenware Jug, manner of Frans van Mieris the elder (Leyden 1635 - Leyden 1681), 17th century. A man half-length, standing in front of an archway holding a brown earthenware jug.

Provenance

Purchased by the National Trust by private treaty sale from Lord St Oswald in 2010.

Credit line

Nostell Priory, The St Oswald Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

W. Mieris

Makers and roles

manner of Frans van Mieris the elder (Leyden 1635 - Leyden 1681) , artist
previously attributed to circle of Frans van Mieris the elder (Leyden 1635 - Leyden 1681) , artist
manner of Willem van Mieris (Leyden 1662 – Leyden 1747) , artist

References

Brockwell 1915 Maurice Walter Brockwell, Catalogue of the Pictures and Other Works of Art in the Collection of Lord St Oswald at Nostell Priory, London 1915, cat. 341

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Materials Giltwood (3931)
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Collection Nostell Priory, West Yorkshire (Accredited Museum) (9768)
Periods 17th century (32642)
Maker Frans van Mieris the elder (Leyden 1635 - Leyden 1681)  (5)
Willem van Mieris (Leyden 1662 – Leyden 1747)  (2)
Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (10907)

Record Status

Enhanced

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