The Death of Cleopatra

Object Details

Title:

The Death of Cleopatra

Artist/Maker(s):

Gerard Hoet (Dutch, 1648 - 1733)

Culture:

Dutch

Place(s):

Netherlands (Place created)

Date:

about 1700 - 1710

Medium:

Oil on canvas

Dimensions:

57.8 x 69.5 cm (22 3/4 x 27 3/8 in.)

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Provenance
1750 - 1800

probably Unknown Collection (France)

by 1828

possibly John Smith [sold London, May 2, 1828 (9.9 British Pounds)]

1903

Unknown Collection [sold, Lepke, Berlin, February 24, 1903, lot 56]

1994

Unknown Collection [sold, Dorotheum, Vienna, December 1-2, 1994, lot 43]

1995

Unknown Collection [sold, Christie's, London, April 7, 1995, lot 25 (est. 10-15,000 pounds; sold 20,700 pounds ($33,130)) to Khalil Rizk]

1995 - 2001

Khalil Rizk, died 2001, upon his death held in trust by the estate

2001 - 2008

Estate of Khalil Rizk, died 2001 [Khalil Rizk Collection sale, Sotheby's, New York, April 25, 2008, lot 324 (est. $20-30,000), bought in]

2008

Sotheby's (New York), sold to Jack Kilgore, Inc. New York, 2008.

2008 - 2009

Jack Kilgore & Co., Inc., sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2009.