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PORTRAIT OF HENDRIK SWALMIUS
PORTRAIT OF HENDRIK SWALMIUS

Photo ©2017, Detroit Institute of Arts

PORTRAIT OF HENDRIK SWALMIUS

Frans Hals(Dutch, c. 1582/1583-1666)

Date
1639
Medium
Oil on oak panel
Dimensions
Framed: 20 x 17 1/4 x 2 in. ( 50.8 x 43.8 x 5.1 cm) 11 x 8 1/4 (27 x 20 cm)
Department
European Painting
Classification
Paintings
Credit
City of Detroit and Founders Society Joint Purchase
Accession No.
49.347
Provenance
Colstoun, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland, Collection Mrs. Brown Lindsay; London, auction (Sotheby) 12 December, 1934, lot 65; London, Asscher & Welker (dealer); Almelo, The Netherlands, Collection H. E. ten Cate; Dieren, D.Katz (dealer--1936--); Basel, Katz Gallerie (dealer Nathan Katz), from whom purchased by the DIA in 1949
Keywords
paint, panel, portrait, wood, half length
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