Jacob de Wit

The assumption of Aeneas / Cassandra, jaren 1720
Private collection
Object information
Object category
ceiling painting
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.

part of a ceiling decoration, part of a decoration scheme

canvas, oil paint
rectangle (portrait) 415 x 185 cm
Current attribution
Jacob de Wit
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
1720s (1720 - 1729)
Bakker 2000, p. 71 geeft 'omstreeks 1720' als datering; 1715 is het jaar dat De Wit vanuit Antwerpen terugkeert naar Amsterdam; de schildering is een voorbeeld van de vroege stijl van De Wit.
Exhibitions and literature
Entered on: 2003-02-24; Last modification: 2016-02-25


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