Aelbert Cuyp

View of Dordrecht, 1647 gedateerd
Leipzig, Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig, [..]
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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.
according to Van Gelder/Jost 1972, this is the right half of a picture by Cuyp that was sawn in two; Nicolaisen 2012 agrees; Chong 1994 however disagrees. Nicolaisen 2012, p. 85: ‘comparison of the X-ray images of both pictures demonstrates extensive similarities in terms of the panels, motifs, composition and style of painting’
panel, oil paint
rectangle (landscape format) 51,4 x 86,1 cm
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Aelbert Cuyp
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dated 1647 (1647)
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Creation date: 2014-09-04; Last modified date: 2020-07-22


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