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Portrait of a Woman
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Portrait of a Woman


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Description The sober attire worn in the Netherlands in the mid 16th century did not preclude elegance or richness. This woman's affluence is seen in her embroidered cap, glimpse of a pearl necklace, and a gold chain.. Although she looks straight at us, her body is turned towards her right (our left), very likely toward a companion portrait of her husband.
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Date Description Narrative
8/07/1975Examinationexamined for catalogue; re-framed
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1560s ? (Renaissance)
Medium
oil on panel
(Painting & Drawing)
Accession Number
37.807
Measurements
34 13/16 x 23 13/16 in. (88.5 x 60.5 cm)
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