- Other Titles
- Still life
Still life with landscape view through curtain
- circa 1645-circa 1650
- Media category
- Materials used
- oil on panel
- 63.4 x 85.3 cm board; 81.0 x 103.7 cm frame
- Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
- Gift of Sir Arthur Downes in memory of his uncle J.F. Downes and of his cousin F.W.A. Downes H.L.A. 1929
- Not on display
- Accession number
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Shown in 1 exhibition
Referenced in 8 publications
Don Anderson (Editor), Banquet of the mind, Milsons Point, 2000, col illus on cover.
Norbert Middlekoop, The golden age of Dutch art: seventeenth century paintings from the Rijksmuseum and Australian collections, Perth, 1997, pp 54–55, no 15, col illus p 54.
Norbert Middlekoop, Art Bulletin of Victoria, no 38, 'Flowery borrowings: notes on a Dutch still life at the National Gallery of Victoria', Melbourne, 1997, pp 45–50: pp 45, 49 note 3.
Robin Carl Norling and Peter Pinson, Robin Norling, Sydney, 2010, pp 16, 17.
Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, p 116, no 356, illus p 116.
Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 25.5.1923-28.11.1929, Sydney, 1923-1929, p 1040 (22 Feb 1929).
Art Gallery of New South Wales annual report 1998 [for the year ended 30 June 1998], Sydney, 1998, p 51. Loan.
Sir Arthur Henry Downes, England, Gift of Sir Arthur Downes 1929. Letter from Downes 1929 "there is a tradition that the picture was won at cards by a gambling Mytton of former days" (Mytton was a Downes ancestor).