Portrait of a Young Man at his Desk, George Romney
George Romney
Portrait of a Young Man at his Desk
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George Romney

Portrait of a Young Man at his Desk, 1775 – ca. 1795


Dimensions
75.4 x 63.0 cm
Physical Description
Canvas
Inventory Number
1337
Acquisition
Acquired in 1902
Status
On display, 2nd upper level, Old Masters, room 17

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Portrait of a Young Man at his Desk
Painter
Period Produced
Object Type
Physical Description
Canvas
Material

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquisition
Acquired in 1902

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif

Iconclass

Primary
  • 61B111(+53) anonymous historical person portrayed alone (+ half-length portrait)
  • 31A2522 hands folded
  • 31A2352 sitting on an elevation
Secondary
  • 49N21 lectern ~ reading

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Last update

22.11.2022