A Lady at Her Toilet

Gerard ter Borch1660

Detroit Institute of Arts

Detroit Institute of Arts


  • Title: A Lady at Her Toilet
  • Creator: Gerard Ter Borch
  • Date: 1660
  • Location: Detroit, MI, U.S.A.
  • Physical Dimensions: w23.5 x h30 in (without frame)
  • Provenance: Founders Society Purchase, Eleanor Clay Ford Fund, General Membership Fund, Endowment Income Fund and Special Activities Fund, Amsterdam, Collection Pieter van Winter (see correspondance from Ruud Priem in file); Paris, Louvre, 1797; France, Chateau Saint Cloud, 1802; Frankfurt am-Main, Collection Willems 1833 (according to J. Smith); London, Collection Lionel de Rothschild, (acquired in 1836 according to Waagen II, p. 129); London, Collection Sir N. M. Rothschild; London, Collection Lord Alfred Rothschild, by descent to; Collection Mrs. Clive Behrens (daughter of Lord Rothschild), by descent to; London, Collection Major P. E. C. Harris (son-in-law of Mrs Behrens); New York, Rosenberg & Stiebel (dealer-1965) from whom purchased by the DIA in 1965.
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: Detroit Institute of Arts
  • External Link: http://dia.org
  • Medium: oil on canvas