Private Collection [sold, Sotheby's, London, July 3, 1991, lot 3, to Lynda and Stewart Resnick.]
1991 - 2005
Lynda and Stewart Resnick (Beverly Hills, California), by gift to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2005.
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Paris Being Admitted to the Bedchamber of Helen
Jacob de Backer (Flemish, active 1545–1600)
Italy (Place Created)
Oil on canvas
119.4 × 171.5 cm (47 × 67 1/2 in.)
Gift of Lynda and Stewart Resnick
Sotheby's, London. Old Master Paintings. July 3, 1991, lot 3, ill.
Brilliant, Virginia. "A Jacob de Backer Composition Rediscovered." Source: Notes in the History of Art 28, no. 4 (Summer 2009), pp. 24-31, ill.
Radostová, Šarka, ed. Ad Unicum: od gotiky k manyrismu: umelecká díla z fondu Národního památkového ústavu (Prague: Národní památkovy ústav, 2017), p. 245, under no. 43, ill.