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Portrait of the Silversmith Johann Friedrich Baer

Artist

Johann Daniel Heimlich

Date

c. 1770

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G350
Portrait of the Silversmith Johann Friedrich Baer, Johann Daniel Heimlich
Portrait of the Silversmith Johann Friedrich Baer: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on canvas
Size: 37 1/2 x 30 in. (95.25 x 76.2 cm) (sight)47 x 39 1/2 in. (119.38 x 100.33 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: portrait of a balding man wearing a red cap lined in brown fur, red coat with brown fur trim and white shirt with blue tie; silver masterpiece cup on tabletop at right, with silver working mallet and tools under man's hand
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Achim Neuse and Volker Wurster, in association with the purchase of Baer's Masterpiece Cup and Cover with a gift of funds by Mary Agnes and Al McQuinn
Accession Number: 2010.11.2
Artist: Johann Heimlich, French, 1740 - 1796
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1740 - 1796
Added to Site: March 13, 2010