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Godefridus Schalcken

Young woman with a waffle in a window, 1667-1668
London, art dealer Rafael Valls Limited
Object information
Object category
painting
Support/medium
panel, oil paint
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 15,2 x 14 cm
Signature/inscription
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Current attribution
Godefridus Schalcken
Date
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1667-1668 (1667 - 1668)
based on artistic style (E. Schavemaker)
Artistically related
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  • inspired by
    Gabriel Metsu, Jonge vrouw met appels in een venster
    Schalcken adopted the subject of a smiling young woman in a stone window, apparently offering the beholder a sweet, her general pose in reverse and the interior of the background featuring another window. He also repeated the genera; color scheme with an emphasis on black and white in the costume and subtle details such as the black "tipmuts". (as observed by E. Schavemaker)

Provenance
Visual documentation
Entered on: 1997-07-02; Last modification: 2018-02-28

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