Sir Philip John William Miles, 2nd. Bt. (1825-1888), Leigh Court, Somerset, and by descent through his eldest daughter, Alice Katherine, wife of Lt. Col. Gerard Vivian Ames, of the Hyde, Herfordshire, to their son, Captain Lionel Gerard Ames (b. 1889).
with Vicars Brothers, London, by 1929.
with Howard Young Galleries, New York, by 1930.
David Loew, Beverly Hills, CA.
with Findlay Gallery, New York, 1954.
Amon Carter, Fort Worth, Texas, from 1954 and by descent, until sold Sotheby's, New York, 30 January 1998, lot 18. ($9,077,500 to the following)
Purchased by Dr. Alfred Bader for Otto Naumann, Ltd., New York, from whom acquired by The Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, Las Vegas.
THE PROPERTY OF THE BELLAGIO GALLERY OF FINE ARTS
W.R. Valentiner, 'Rediscovered Rembrandt Paintings', The Burlington Magazine, LVII, 1930, p. 260 (photographs of certificates by Valentiner of 29 May 1930 and C. Hofstede de Groot of May 1929 are in the Frick Art Reference Library (Photo Archives).
W.R. Valentiner, Rembrandt Paintings in America, 1931, no. 37, illustrated.
A. Bredius, The Paintings of Rembrandt, London, 1937, I, no. 176, illustrated.
K. Bauch, Rembrandt Gemälde, Berlin, 1966, no. 364 (as not seen).
H. Gerson, Rembrandt Paintings, Amsterdam, 1968, no. 151 (not seen).
A. Bredius, Rembrandt. The Complete Edition of Paintings, revised by H. Gerson, New York, 1968, p. 151 left, and note to no. 176, p. 562 (not seen).
G. Arpino and P. Lecaldano, L'Opera Pittorica completa di ,
Rembrandt, Amsterdam, 1969, no. 127.
C. Tümpel, Rembrandt, Mythos und Methode, Langwiesahe, 1986, p. 429, no. A83 (not seen, as by a pupil of Rembrandt).
C. Tümpel, Rembrandt. All Paintings in Color, Antwerp, 1993, pp. 431-432, no. A83 (not seen, as by a Rembrandt pupil).
P. Sutton, in Otto Naumann, Ltd., Old Master Paintings, New York, 1999, pp. 74-77, no. 25.
E. Haverkamp-Begemann, 'Rembrandt van Rijn, Portrait of a Man in a Red Doublet', in The Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art: European and American Masters, ed. L. Lumpkin, The Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, Las Vegas, 1999, p. 26, illustrated.
To be included in volume IV of A Corpus of Rembrandt Paintings by the Stichting Foundation Rembrandt Research Project as a signed and dated work by Rembrandt.
Detroit, Detroit Institute of Arts, The Thirteenth Loan Exhibition of Old Master Paintings by Rembrandt, 2-31 May 1930, no. 23, lent by the Howard Young Galleries of New York.
Las Vegas, The Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, 25 November-8 August 1999. Las Vegas, The Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art (new gallery), 11 August-28 May 2000.
Post Lot Text
Rembrandt van Rijn, Self-Portrait in a cap
Musée de Louvre, Paris
copyright 1999 RMN - Jean Schormans
Salomon Saverij, after Rembrabdt, Portrait of Philips Van Dorp
Abraham Bosse, The Ball
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Rogers Fund, 1922 (22.67.17)
copyright All rights reserved, The Metropolitan Museum of Art