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A Hermit Praying


Gerrit Dou



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G309
A Hermit Praying, Gerrit Dou
A Hermit Praying: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on panel
Size: 13 1/4 x 10 5/8 x 1/4 in. (33.66 x 26.99 x 0.64 cm) (panel)26 x 23 5/8 x 2 7/8 in. (66.04 x 60.01 x 7.3 cm) (framed)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: Signature and Date LR (on flap of book cover): [G.Dov 167(0)] (GD interlaced)
Physical Description: Frame Dutch, mid-XVII century, bolection profile in ebonized fruitwood with sight wave mouldings, ripple-and-reed panel and border mouldings, accessioned for use on Dou, 88.50.1.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 87.11
Artist: Gerrit Dou, Dutch, 1613 - 1675
Role: Artist
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1613 - 1675
Added to Site: February 28, 2009