Cornelis van Poelenburch

Portrait of Anna van Hoorn (?-?), voor 1650
Lempertz 1936-03-26, nr. 177
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Object information
Object category
copper, oil paint
rectangle (portrait format) 17 x 13,5 cm
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
Current attribution
Cornelis van Poelenburch
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
before 1650 (1648 - 1650)
Willem Vincent van Wyttenhorst in the inventory of his paintings, written by himself, 1651-1659: 'Fol. 9, no. 16: 'done by Corñ van Poelenburch; she gave it to my wife for her cabinet and paid seven Flemish pounds for it, without the frame, the name and coats of arms are on the back for the sake of memory for the descendants. 42 – 0 (given in the year 1650 / at Ter Horst Castle)' Between 1648 and 1651 Poelenburch painted a series of small family portraits on copper of the Van Wyttenhorst family; 20 of these are still known.
IB number
Number related to the portrait iconography collection RKD.
Exhibitions and literature
Visual documentation
Entered on: 2009-07-07; Last modification: 2018-06-06


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