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Portrait of Lucia Wijbrants (1638-1719)

Artist

Gabriël Metsu

Date

1667

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G309
Portrait of Lucia Wijbrants (1638-1719), Gabriël Metsu
Portrait of Lucia Wijbrants (1638-1719): Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on panel
Size: 22 1/2 x 17 in. (57.15 x 43.18 cm) (canvas)30 x 24 1/2 in. (76.2 x 62.23 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: [G. METSUE An 1667] Marks on verso:Two labels, Thomas Agnew and Sons, Ltd.: [no. 35173]; second label much older: [no. 9511]Exhibition label, Stedelijk: [1966 Lady in a Blue Satin Dress, tent. cat. no. 17/ prov: Private collection, London]MIA/Bean loan labels: [L77.72.
Physical Description: Portrait of a woman. Dutch golden age. A lady about thirty-four years of age with her fair hair in curls, stands full length at her toilet table, almost facing the spectator. She has a book in one hand and holds up her skirt with the other. She wears a li
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Atherton and Winifred W. Bean
Accession Number: 92.16
Artist: Gabriël Metsu, Dutch, 1629 - 1667
Role: Artist
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1629 - 1667
Added to Site: February 28, 2009