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image of The Rest on the Flight into Egypt Maerten van Heemskerck (painter)
Netherlandish, 1498 - 1574
The Rest on the Flight into Egypt, c. 1530
oil on panel
overall: 57.7 x 74.7 cm (22 11/16 x 29 7/16 in.) framed: 82.5 x 99.7 x 8.2 cm (32 1/2 x 39 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
On View
From the Tour: Antwerp in the Early 1500s
Object 7 of 7


Heinrich Wilhelm Campe, Leipzig [d. 1862]. His grandson, Heinrich Vieweg, Braunschweig [d. 1890];[1] his heirs; (sale, Berlin, Lepke's, 18 March 1930, no. 49, as by Jan van Scorel). Antonio von Riedemann, Meggen, Switzerland. (Frederick Mont, New York); purchased 30 January 1952 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1961 to NGA.

[1] Ludwig Scheibler and Wilhelm Bode, "Verzeichniss der Gemalde des Jan van Scorel," Jahrbuch der Berliner Museen 2 (1881), 212, record the painting as being in the Vieweg collection; for Heinrich Campe see Friedrich Winkler, "Die Sammlung Vieweg," Pantheon 5 (1930), 78, repro. 73.

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