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Frans Hals: an introduction

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Lecture on Frans Hals, painter of portraits in Haarlem in the seventeenth century

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Frans Hals: an introduction

  1. 1. Frans Hals. An introduction Michiel Kersten
  2. 2. Vincent van Gogh to his brother Theo: ‘Frans Hals is the colorist under the colorists’ ‘What a joy it is to see a Frans Hals, how different it is from the paintings – so many of them – where everything is carefully smoothed out in the same manner.’
  3. 3. CatharinaHooftandhernurse,circa1619-20| Berlin,GemäldeGalerie
  4. 4. Frans Hals – biography • Born 1582/83 in Antwerpen – died 1666 in Haarlem • 1586 Family moves to Haarlem (baptism of his brother Dirck) • 1603 Pupil of Karel van Mander • 1610 Member of the Guild of Saint Luke • 1610 Marriage with Anneke Harmensdr • 1616 Journey to Antwerpen to study Peter Paul Rubens’ work • 1617 Marriage with Lysbeth Reyniersdr in Spaarndam • Total number of children: 15
  5. 5. Frans Hals – portrait painter • Individual portraits and portraits of couples (double portraits) • Comic figures and Children (genre scenes) • Children • Family portraits • Regents and regentesses • Militia pieces (Civic Guards)
  6. 6. Frans Hals - paintings Number of paintings by Hals • circa 220 (Seymour Slive) • circa 145 (Claus Grimm) Pupils: • Dirck Hals • Adriaen Brouwer • Adriaen van Ostade • Philips Wouwerman • Pieter Gerritsz Roestraeten, • Jan Miense Molenaer • Judith Leyster
  7. 7. ShrovetideRevellers,1616,oiloncanvasNew York,MetropolitainMuseumofArt ---------------------- InfluenceofJacobJordaens,PeterPaulRubens
  8. 8. IsaacMassaenBeatrixvanderLaan,circa1622 Amsterdam,Rijksmuseum
  9. 9. JacobPieterszOlycanandAlettaHanemans,1625 |DenHaag,Mauritshuis
  10. 10. StephanusGeraedtsandIsabellaCoymans,1650- 52|Antwerpen|Privatcollection
  11. 11. ‘JonkerRampandhisbeloved’,circa1623 NewYork,MetropolitainMuseumofArt
  12. 12. The‘rommelpot’player,circa1618-20 FortWorth,Texas,TheKimbellArtMuseum
  13. 13. Buffoonplayingthelute,circa1623 Paris,MuséeduLouvre
  14. 14. ‘Peeckelharing’,1628-30| Kassel,StaatlicheKunstsammlung
  15. 15. Drinkingwomanwithanowlonhershoulder (MalleBabbe),1630-35| Berlin,GemäldeGalerie
  16. 16. MalleBabbe,detail
  17. 17. TheLaughingCavalier,1624| Londen,WallaceCollection
  18. 18. Thelaughingcavalier,detail
  19. 19. Thejollytoper,1630| Amsterdam,Rijksmuseum
  20. 20. WillemvanHeythuysen,circa1638| Frankrijk,Privatecollection
  21. 21. Portraitofafamily,1635 Cincinatti,Ohio,CincinattiMuseumofArt
  22. 22. Frans Hals Civic Guards / Militia Pieces in Haarlem
  23. 23. OfficierenvandeSint-Jorisschutterij,1616
  24. 24. TheofficersoftheCivicGuardofSaintAdriaen (Cluveniers/TheCalivermen),1627
  25. 25. TheOfficersoftheCivicGuardofSaintGeorge, 1627
  26. 26. TheregentessesoftheOldMen’sAlmsHouse, 1664
  27. 27. TheregentessenoftheOldMen’sAlmsHouse, 1664-Detail
  28. 28. TheregentsoftheOldMen’sAlmsHouse,1664
  29. 29. TheregentsoftheOldMen’sAlmsHouse,1664 Detail
  30. 30. Judith Leyster
  31. 31. JudithLeyster(1609-1660),Thejollytoper (drinker),ca.1629 Haarlem,FransHalsMuseum
  32. 32. The discovery of Hals after 1850
  33. 33. The impressionists • Edouard Manet • Claude Monet • Charles Daubigny • Gustave Courbet • William Meritt Chase • John Singer Sargent • Mary Cassett • James Abott NcNeill Whistler • Max Liebermann • Lovis Corinth • Isaac Israëls • Jacobus van Looy • Vincent van Gogh
  34. 34. WilliamMerittChase(1849-1916),inzijnatelier, 1880-1916,BezochtHaarlemsamenmetWhistler in1885
  35. 35. EdouardManet(1832-1883), Unbonbock(portraitofÉmileBelot),1873 |Philadelphia,PhiladelphiaMuseumofArt
  36. 36. EdouardManet,BertheMorisot,1872|Parijs
  37. 37. EdouardManet, GeorgesClémanceau,1879-80|FortWorth
  38. 38. ClaudeMonet(1840-1926), Strandscene,1870
  39. 39. VincentvanGogh((1853-1890), Zelfportret,1887|Chicago
  40. 40. VincentvanGogh, Portraitofawoman,1885 Amsterdam,VanGoghMuseum
  41. 41. VincentvanGogh, Korenveldmetcipressen,ca.1889|NewYork

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