Provenance Research Paintings

This is a list of paintings from the Brooks Museum's permanent collection that are currently undergoing research due to lapses in provenance.

In allowing public access to this information, we join with the international art museum community in the diligent search for items seized or looted during the Nazi era.  If you have any inquiries or information about these items, please contact the museum at provresearch@brooksmuseum.org

 


Maximilien Luce, French, 1858 - 1941
Picnic in the Garden, ca. 1920
Oil on canvas
Gift of the John G. Beauregard Family in memory of Agnes Beauregard 2011.12


Jan Steen, Dutch, 1626 - 1679
Manius Curius Dentatus and the Samnite Ambassadors, ca. 1665
Oil on canvas
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.1


Gerard Pietersz van Zyl, Dutch, ca. 1607 - 1665
An Interior, ca. 1660
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.3


Hendrick Cornelisz van der Vliet, Dutch, ca. 1611 - 1675
Interior of the Oude Kerk, Delft, ca. 1640
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.4


Frans Francken II, Flemish, 1581 - 1642
The Interior of a Barbershop, ca. 1630
Oil on copper
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.5


Unknown Artist, Dutch School
Portrait of a Prelate, 17th century
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.6


Abraham Bloemaert, Dutch, 1564 - 1651
Portrait of an Old Woman, ca. 1635
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.8


Salomon van Ruysdael, Dutch, ca. 1602 - 1670
Simon Kick, Netherlandish, 1603 - 1652
Portrait of a Gentleman, possibly Cornelis de Wit, 1641
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.9


Sebastian Vrancx, Flemish, 1573 - 1647
Jan Brueghel the elder, Flemish, 1568 - 1625
The Ambush, ca. 1590
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.10


Job Adriaensz Berckheyde, Dutch, 1630 - 1693
A Tavern Interior with Men Playing Cards, 1663
Oil on oak panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.11


Hendrick van Steenwijk the younger, Flemish, ca. 1580 - 1649
The Liberation of St. Peter, ca. 1650
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.12


Hieronymus Bosch, Netherlandish, ca. 1450 - 1516
Figures in Hell, 1450/60-1516
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.13


Unknown Artist, Dutch School
Figure on a Track in Extensive River Landscape, 17th century
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.14

 


Unknown Artist, Dutch School
Interior with Soldiers, 18th century
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.15

 


Pieter de Hooch, Dutch, 1629 - 1684
Courtyard Scene, 19th century
Oil on panel
Gift of Thomas Morgan Roberts in memory of his parents Emily Allen Roberts and James Thomas Roberts 2012.26.16


Jacopo Bassano (Jacopo da Ponte), Italian (Venetian School), ca. 1515-1592
Portrait of a Man of Letters (Giovanni Marcello?), ca. 1540
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.208


Giovanni Battista Cima da Conegliano, Italian (Venetian School), 1459/60-1517/18
Enthroned Madonna and Child with Two Virgin Martyrs, ca. 1495
Tempera on wood panel
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.211


Rinaldo da Siena (formerly Master of the Clarisse Panel), Italian (Sienese School)
Madonna and Child with Four Saints, ca. 1285
Tempera on wood panel
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.210


Attrib. to Gian Francesco de Maineri, Italian (Ferrarese School), active 1489-1506
Saint Sebastian, ca. 1500
Oil on wood panel
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.199


Attributed to Giovanni Battista Moroni, Italian (Brescian School), 1520/25-1578
Portrait of a Gentleman in Black, ca. 1570
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.207


Attrib. to Andrea di Niccolo, Italian (Sienese School), active 1470-1510
Pieta, ca. 1500
Tempera on wood panel
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.192


Andrea Previtali, Italian (Bergamask-Venetian School), active 1502-1528
The Annunciation, ca. 1520-1525
Tempera on wood panel
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.197


Followers of Jacopo Tintoretto, Italian
The Flight into Egypt, ca. 1575
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.215


Jacob-Ferdinand Voet, Flemish School, 1639-ca. 1700
A Young Priest, 1675-1700
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation 61.209


Eugene Boudin, French, 1824-1898
Boats at St. Valery, 1891
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Hugo N. Dixon 61.235


Edouard Vuillard, French, 1868-1940
Vue en Suisse (View in Switzerland), 1900
Oil on wood panel
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Hugo N. Dixon 55.48


Sofonisba Anguissola, Italian, 1532/35-1625
Self-Portrait, ca. 1560
Oil on wood panel
Memphis Park Commission purchase 43.11


Sofonisba Anguissola, Italian, 1532/35-1625
Portrait of One of the Artist's Sisters, ca. 1560
Oil on wood panel
Memphis Park Commission purchase 43.10


Lambert Lombard, Flemish, 1506-1556
Duchess of Devonshire
Oil on canvas
Memphis Park Commission purchase 43.86


Jan van der Banck, English, ca. 1686-ca. 1739
Portrait of Lady Chesterfield
Oil on canvas
Memphis Park Commission purchase 43.28


Pieter Boel, Flemish, 1622-1674
Still Life with Dog, ca. 1650
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Morrie A. Moss 59.2


Jules Dupre, French, 1811-1889
Pastoral Scene, 1870
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Morrie A. Moss 59.29


Antoine Vestier, French, 1740-1824
Portrait of a Lady or Lady with Blue Bachelor-Button Corsage, ca. 1800
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Morrie A. Moss 56.4


School of Jan van Huysum, Dutch, 1682-1749
Vase of Flowers, ca. 1700
Oil on copper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Morrie A. Moss 61.184


Jan van BilJert, Dutch, 1598-1671
Rommel Pot Player, ca. 1639
Oil on canvas
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art purchase; Morrie A. Moss
Acquisition Fund 96.1


Jean Baptiste Camille Corot, French, 1796-1875
Petit Village de Morvan (Little Morvan Village), ca. 1850-1860
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Armand Hammer Foundation 73.9


Guiseppe Maria Crespi, Italian (Bologna), 1665-1747
Young Man Drinking Wine, ca. 1690
Oil on canvas
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art purchase 93.6


Francois de Nome known as Monsu Desiderio, Italian (b. France), 1593 - ca. 1630/44
Church Interior, ca. 1620
Oil on canvas
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art purchase 94.9


Roelof Koets, Dutch, 1592/93-1654
Still Life on a Draped Table, mid-17th century
Oil on panel
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art purchase; Morrie A. Moss
Acquisition Fund 2002.2


Bartolomeo Manfredi, Italian, 1582-ca. 1621
Ecce Homo, ca. 1612
Oil on canvas
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art Purchase 89.12


I. H. Offengeld, German
Market Day by the Cathedral, ca. 1850
Oil on board
Bequest of Mrs. Evelyn Steen Phillips in memory of her son Lt. George Walter Phillips 74.29


Matthaus Poessenbacher, German, active 1850
Portrait of a Woman, 1852
Oil on canvas
Bequest of Julie Isenberg 87.20.3


Nicolas Regnieri, French, ca. 1590-1667
Self-Portrait, ca. 1610-1615
Oil on panel
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art Purchase; funds provided by Lula Coffey and the Morrie A. Moss Foundation 97.1


Maurice Utrillo, French, 1883-1955
Vue de Sannois, 1912
Oil on canvas
Bequest of Julie Isenberg 87.20.7


Maurice de Vlaminck, French, 1876-1958
Flowers in a Square Vase, ca. 1925
Oil on canvas
Bequest of Julie Isenberg 87.20.8