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Adolf van der Laan after Adriaen van der Werff

portrait of John Churchill, first duke of Marlborough, eerste kwart 18de eeuw
London, National Portrait Gallery, inv./cat.nr. [..]
Object information
Object category
print
Support/medium
paper, etching
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait) 147 x 84 mm
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription below: Dit is 't beeldt van MARLBOROUGH, die in beleidt, in moed / in staet- en krygskunde en heldhaftige oorlogstochten / Nooit weerga vond: die zooveel zege heeft bevochten / Dat, waer hy 't heir gebood, zyn vyandt smoorde in 't bloedt / Of vluchtte, of smeekte om vred: des zal 's mans roem steeds pryken, / In Hoog- en Nederduitsche en Engelsche kronyken./ NIKOLAES VERSTEEG
  • signed lower right: A van der Laan fecit
Date
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first quarter of the 18th century (1705 - 1724)
the painting by Adriaen van der Werff is signed and dated 1705
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Entered on: 2015-03-11; Last modification: 2015-12-09

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