Gideon and the Fleece

Maker and role
Artist: Albert Bouts, Netherlandish, ca. 1452-1549
ca. 1490
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Object detail

Oil on panel
29 5/8 x 8 3/8in (75.2 x 21.3cm)
Credit line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Frederic G. Oppenheimer
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Object type
Gazette des Beaux-Arts; vol. 8 (1892), p. 173
Exhibition of Pictures by Masters of the Netherlandish and Allied Schools; 1892; no. 78
Exhibition of Pictures by Masters of the Flemish and British Schools; 1899; no. 78
Exposition des Primitifs Flamands et d'Art Ancien; W.H. Weale (b.1832, d.1917); 1902; p. 18; no. 41, pl. 24
Exposition de Tableaux Flamands des 14e, 15e, et 16e Siecles; Georges Hulin de Loo (b.1862, d.1945); 1902; p. 12
Zeitschnift für Kunstgeschichte; vol. 26, p. 77
Catalogue of the Exhibition of Works by Flemish and Modern Belgian Painters; A.G. Temple (b.1848, d.1928); 1906; p. 30-31; no. 16
The Van Eycks and their Followers; Martin Conway (b.1856, d.1937); 1921; p. 258
Die Altniederlandische Malerie, Vol. III; Max Friedländer (b.1867, d.1958); 1924; p. 114; 1968 Praeder ed., p. 64
Catalogue of the Loan Exhibition of Flemish and Belgian Art: Burlington House: A Memorial Volume; 1927; no. 82
Catalogue of the Collection of Leopold Hirsch; 1934; lot 93
ARTnews; May 26, 1934, p. 17; no. 93
Cinq Siècles d'Art: Memorial de l'Exposition; 1935; p.36-37; no. 76
Art Unites Nations: An Exhibition of Paintings; 1957; no. 9
Flemish Paintings in America; Walter Liedtke (b.1945, d.2015); 1992; no. 123
From the Private Collections of Texas: European Art, Ancient to Modern; Richard Brettell (b.1949); 2009; p. 108-111; no. 9
Albrecht Bouts; Valentine Henderiks; 2011; p. 100; no. 62
Subject period
Docent information sheet
V:\Object Documentation\Paintings\1955.9.2 Bouts\Collections of Texas 2009.pdf


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