Presentation of the Christ Child in the Temple

Presentation of the Christ Child in the Temple

about 1525
Artist
Jan Provost, Belgian, 1465-1529
Work Locations: Belgium
painting
Oil paint on panel
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation
1961.184
Jan Provost (Belgian). Presentation of the Christ Child in the Temple. about 1525. Oil paint on panel. Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation. 1961.184.
Dimensions
image height: 39 1/4 in, 99.6950 cm; image width: 28 in, 71.1200 cm; frame height: 48 in, 121.9200 cm; frame width: 37.25 in, 94.6150 cm; frame depth: 3 in, 7.6200 cm
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Collection of King William II of Holland [1792 1849]. [1] Bertram Ashburnham, 4th Earl of Ashburnham [d. 1878], Ashburnham Place; by inheritance to his son, Bertram Ashburnham, 5th Earl of Ashburnham [1840 1913], Ashburnham Place; by inheritance to his daughter, Lady Mary Catherine Charlotte Ashburnham [d. 1953]; (Ashburnham sale, Sotheby’s, London, 24 June 1953, no. 57, as by Isenbrandt); H. Baer.[2] (David M. Koetser Gallery, New York); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863 1955] on 20 January 1954; gift 1961 to the Denver Art Museum, no.1961.184 (on loan from the Kress Foundation, 1954–61). [1] Does not appear to be included in William II sale, de Vries, The Hague, 12 20 August 1850. Previously thourhg to be no. 35 or no. 190, but these are paintings by Mabuse and Titian respectively. [2] Baer as buyer according to printed price list bound with catalogue. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum and we will post information as it becomes available. Please e-mail provenance@denverartmuseum.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.

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