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Courtly Procession before Abstpoel Castle


Esaias van de Velde I



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G312
Courtly Procession before Abstpoel Castle, Esaias van de Velde I
Courtly Procession before Abstpoel Castle: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on canvas
Size: 40 x 68in. (101.6 x 172.7cm)40 x 67 1/4 in. (101.6 x 170.82 cm) (sight)51 1/2 x 79 x 2 3/4 in. (130.81 x 200.66 x 6.99 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: Signature and Date LL: [E. V. Velde. 1619]
Physical Description: Courtly procession on a tree-lined road, moated castle in left distance. Large coulisse tree in left foreground, open hillside before woods beyond at right. Man in center foreground standing on his head. The work depicts Margaretha van Mechelen riding out
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Walter H. and Valborg P. Ude Memorial Fund and bequest of Miss Tessie Jones, by exchange
Accession Number: 83.122
Artist: Esaias van de Velde, Dutch, 1587 - 1630
Role: Artist
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1587 - 1630
Added to Site: February 28, 2009