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European Art
Artist, follower of: Pieter Huys, Flemish, 1519–1581

Grotesque Duel on the Ice

ca. 1560

Oil on panel

94.9 × 110.5 × 2.2 cm (37 3/8 × 43 1/2 × 7/8 in.) framed: 119.7 × 134.94 × 6.67 cm (47 1/8 × 53 1/8 × 2 5/8 in.)
Gift of the Associates in Fine Arts
1947.184
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Flemish
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Collection of Arie Prins, Schiedam; P. de Boer Collection (in 1933, per Willemsen essay); Dr. Allan Roos Collection; J. B. Neumann Collection; Durlacher Bros., New York; Yale University Art Gallery

Bibliography: 

Time Magazine (1937): 23, ill.

Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Tentoonstelling van Oude Kunst uit het Bezit van den Internationalen Handel, exh. cat. (Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 1936), 20, no. 79, as “Carnavalsscène (?) op het ijs”.

Gerd Unverfehrt, Hieronymus Bosch: Die Rezeption seiner Kunst im frühen 16. Jahrhundert (Berlin: Gebr. Mann, 1980), 199–200, 290–91, 305, abb. 180, no. 162, fig. 180.

Annemarieke Willemsen, Playing with Reality: Games and Toys in the Oeuvre of Hieronymus Bosch (Rotterdam, Netherlands: NAi Publishers, 2001), 196–97, fig. 18.4.

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