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European Art
Artist: Abraham Janssens, Flemish, ca. 1575–1632

The Judgment of Midas

1601–2

Oil on oak panel

94 × 125 cm (37 × 49 3/16 in.)
Gift of Richard L. Feigen, B.A. 1952
2020.53.1
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Flemish
Period: 
16th–17th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Private collection, England; sale, Sotheby’s, Old Master Paintings, London, March 9, 1983, lot 61; sold to Richard L. Feigen, New York; [sale, Old Master and British Paintings, Sotheby’s, London, July 6, 2011, lot 12 (unsold)]; [sale, Old Master and British Paintings, Sotheby’s, London, December 6, 2012, lot 139 (unsold)]; on loan to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2013–2020; gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2020

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