Govaert Flinck, Landscape with an Obelisk, 1638

Manet, Chez Tortoni, 1878–1880
Oil on canvas, 26 x 34 cm. Inscribed at the foot on the left: Manet. Gardner placed this small work on a table beneath the darker and far more somber portrait of Manet’s mother, shown as a widow in a black veil and a silk dress entirely in black.
Manet, Chez Tortoni, 1878–1880
March 8, 2015
Degas, La Sortie de Pesage
Pencil and watercolor on paper, 10 x 16 cm
Degas, La Sortie de Pesage
March 8, 2015

Govaert Flinck, Landscape with an Obelisk, 1638

Govaert Flinck, Landscape with an Obelisk, 1638
Oil on oak panel, 54.5 x 71 cm. Inscribed faintly at the foot on the right: R. 16.8 (until recently attributed to Rembrandt). Long attributed to Rembrandt, this work was recognized in the 1980s as the work of his pupil, Govaert Flinck. Gardner placed this work on a table alongside a window, opposite Vermeer’s The Concert.
Oil on oak panel, 54.5 x 71 cm. Inscribed faintly at the foot on the right: R. 16.8 (until recently attributed to Rembrandt). Long attributed to Rembrandt, this work was recognized in the 1980s as the work of his pupil, Govaert Flinck. Gardner placed this work on a table alongside a window, opposite Vermeer’s The Concert.