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Jan van Ravesteyn

Portrait of Alexander van der Capellen (1599-1656), ca. 1628
Sotheby's (London (England)) 1997-12-03 - [..]
Object information
Object category
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.

pendant

Support/medium
panel, oil paint
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 64,5 x 54 cm
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription on the back: ALEXANDER VANDER CAPELLEN / HEER VAN DEN BOEDELHOFF / AARTSBERGEN & ERTVELT / ob: Aº 1656 / Beschreven IN DE RIDDERSCHAP / der graefschap / Zutphen / Rigter der Stad Doesburg
Current attribution
Jan van Ravesteyn
Date
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c. 1628 (1626 - 1630)
Represented
IB number
Number related to the portrait iconography collection RKD.
46891
Identification based on
achterschrift, vererving
Artistically related
Artistically related to other work
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Provenance
Exhibitions and literature
Visual documentation
Entered on: 1997-10-20; Last modification: 2017-11-11

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