Jacob van Doort

Portrait of King Christian IV of Denmark (1577-1648), 1611 gedateerd
Copenhagen, The Royal Danish Collection - [..]
Object information
Object category
portrait miniature
Physical connection
Reference in ‘composite artworks’: artworks that are/were connected, such as alterpieces, decorative pieces incorporated in panelling, and works of art that were intended to be displayed together, such as pendants and series.


vellum, gouache (material/technique)
in oval gold locket with a monogram on the back with the crown of King Christian IV of Denmark
upright oval 4,5 x 3,3 cm
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Current attribution
Jacob van Doort
the same technique as his other miniatures; the artist had on January 17, 1612, received 50 rixdollars for two portraits of the king made in small format (Heiberg e.a. 1988)
Rejected attribution
Isaac Oliver
Heiberg et al. 1988
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dated 1611 (1611)
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Entered on: 2014-02-18; Last modification: 2018-12-17


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