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Edwaert Collier

Vanitas still life with an inkstand and a globe on a draped table, ca. 1700-1708
Christie's (London (England)) 2011-04-14, nr. 41
Object information
Object category
painting
Support/medium
canvas, oil paint
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 76,6 x 63,4 cm
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription left center: VITA/ BREVIS/ ARS/ LONGA.
    op een los vel papier, stekend uit een boek
  • signed center: for/ Mr.C Collier/ Painter att/ London
  • inscription lower center: His Majesties/ most gracious/ SPEECH/ To both houses of/ PARLIAMENT/ on Tuesday the eleventh of february/ 1700/ LONDON/ Printed by Charles Bill and the Execu/ of Thomas Newcomb. deceas'd Printers/ to the Kings/ most Excellent Majesty./ 1700
    op het pamflet
Current attribution
Edwaert Collier
Date
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
c. 1700-1708 (1700 - 1708)
datering 11 februari 1700 op pamflet is terminus post quem; Collier overleed in 1708
Created in
London (England) blijkens opschrift op brief in schilderij
Artistically related
Artistically related to other work
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Provenance
Visual documentation
Creation date: 2012-02-06; Last modified date: 2014-08-26

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