Head of a Black African, Anthony van Dyck;  succession
Anthony van Dyck
Head of a Black African
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Reference

Peter Paul Rubens: Quatre études de la tête d’un Maure, Öl auf Leinwand, 51 x 66 cm, 1890, Musées royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Inv. 3176

Anthony van Dyck succession

Head of a Black African, ca. 1640 – 1650


Dimensions
42.5 x 32.3 x min. 0.5 cm
maximum depth
0.5 cm
Physical Description
Oil on oak wood, thinned and cradled
Inventory Number
889
Acquisition
Acquired in 1840
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Head of a Black African
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Oil on oak wood, thinned and cradled
Material
Technique
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Unbezeichnet

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Departement
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquisition
Acquired in 1840

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif

Iconclass

Primary
  • 61B111(+52) anonymous historical person portrayed alone (+ (full) bust portrait)
  • 31D14 adult man
  • 31D14(+4) adult man (+ three-quarter view)
Secondary

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Last update

23.04.2024