attributed to Søren Kiær

Venus, Cupid and Putti
Stockholm, Nationalmuseum Stockholm, inv./ [..]
attributed to <a class="recordlink artists" href="/explore/artists/335682" title="Søren Kiær"><span class="text">Søren Kiær</span></a>
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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 series

The painting is identified as part of a series of seven paintings that according to an inventory from 1636 in the room of the queen dowager at Frederiksborg Palace in Denmark would have been. According to this inventory the painting is by Søren Kiaer. Three paintings from this series are preserved and are in the collection of the National Museum in Stockholm (Heiberg/Fritzboeger 1988, p. 74-75).
panel, oil paint
rectangle (landscape format) 150 x 246 cm
Current attribution
attributed to Søren Kiær
based on an inventory of 1636. (Heiberg/Fritzboeger 1988, p. 75)
Rejected attribution
free after Joseph Heintz (I)
Stockholm 1990, p. 442
attributed to Michiel van Mierevelt
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
1609 - 1628
Artistically related
Artistically related to other work
Such as a preparatory studie, comparable composition, other version, or copy of the artwork in this record.
  • partial after
    Joseph Heintz (I)
    Lucas Kilian naar Joseph Heintz il Vecchio, engraving, 1607 gedateerd, Venus, Cupido en de amoeretten. See: Jürgen Zimmer, Joseph Heintz der Ältere als Maler, Weissenhorn 1971, plaat 106

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Entered on: 2005-09-16; Last modification: 2016-01-01


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