The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
The Harpsichord Lesson
  • Jan Steen (1626 - 1679)
  • The Harpsichord Lesson
  • Netherlands
  • 1660 - 1669
  • Painting
  • Oil on oak panel
  • Image size: 37.4 x 48.4 cm
  • Signature: 'J STEEM' (sic) in imitation carved letters
  • P154
  • East Galleries II
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • P.L. Randon de Boisset; his sale, Paris, 27 February 1777, no. 129; Paillet. César-Gabriel, duc de Praslin; his sale, Antoine-César duc de Choiseul et de Praslin; his sale, Paris, 18-25 February 1793, no. 112; Le Brun. Nicolaas Warin?, 1804. Bernardus de Bosch; his sale, Amsterdam, 10 March 1817, no. 19; Roos. Gen. the Hon. Edmund Phipps, by 1819; the Hon. Edmund Phipps; his sale, Christie's, 25 June 1859, no. 55; Mawson, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.