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After Werff, Adriaen van der (Dutch painter and draftsman, 1659-1722) , Amateurs of Statuary

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Title Amateurs of Statuary
Collection Culture and Sport Glasgow (Museums): Kelvingrove Museum
Artist After Werff, Adriaen van der (Dutch painter and draftsman, 1659-1722)
Date Earliest possibly about 1680
Date Latest possibly about 1800
Description In foreground are four figures engaged in inspecting small items of statuary. Beyond them is a full size statue, identified as 'the Borghese Warrior' by Agasius of Ephesus.
Current Accession Number 1537
Subject everyday life; figure
Measurements 26.0 x 21 cm.0 cm (estimate)
Material oil on metal (copper)
Acquisition Details Purchased 1922.
Provenance H. Wilkie, Junior, Glasgow, 1922.
Publications Miles, H., Catalogue of Dutch and Flemish Paintings in the Glasgow Art Gallery, Glasgow, 1961, I, p. 151, no. 1537; Gaehtgens, B., Adriaen van der Werff, Berlin, 1987, p. 218, no. 17, kopien, no. 2.
Notes Arched top.
Rights Owner Culture and Sport Glasgow (Museums)
Author Robert Wenley
 

 

 

 

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