Provenance Research

Adriaen van der Werff and Henrik van Limborch (Dutch, 1659-1722; 1681-1759)
Jacob Blessing the Sons of Joseph, before 1722 - completed 1728
Oil on panel
Mrs. F. F. Prentiss Fund, 1963
AMAM 1963.30

Sale Hoogeveen et al., Amsterdam (Van der Linden & De Winter), 5 June 1765, lot 5 (_560, to de Winter; with pendant, lot 6)

Possibly offered for sale by Mettra, Paris (1767) for 10,530 livres, with pendant

Bildergalerie, Sanssouci, Potsdam (by 1770), with pendant

Königliche Museum (later the Kaiser-Friedrich Museum), Berlin (c. 1837-1906), with pendant

Returned to the private collection of the Princes of Hohenzollern (1906-1925), with pendant

Private collection, London

Purchased sale London (Christie's), 24 May 1963, lot 152.