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print study / drawing

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1895,0915.1069

  • Description

    Portrait of Erycius Puteanus, study for a print; half-length to front, seated at a table with left hand turning the pages of a book, looking slightly to right, bookshelf behind at left and curtain to right, with a study for the left hand in the margin below Black chalk, with brown wash, with lines indented for transfer

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1627-1632
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 245 millimetres
    • Width: 169 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Inscribed by the artist: "Puteanus./[Van Dijck F. obit Ao 1646 - cut through]"
  • Curator's comments

    Study for the portrait engraved, in reverse, by Pieter de Jode II in the Iconography, see R,1a.258. or comment on the Iconography portrait series see R,1b.47. A painting was formerly in the North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh; see S. Barnes, N. de Poorter, O. Millar and H. Vey, 'Van Dyck: A Complete Catalogue of the Paintings', Yale & London, 2004, cat.no.III.120.

    Literature: C. Brown, 'The Drawings of Anthony van Dyck', exhib.cat. The Pierpont Morgan Library (New York) and Kimbell Art Museum (Fort Worth), New York, 1991, cat.56.

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  • Bibliography

    • Binyon 1898-1907 20 bibliographic details
    • Vey 1962 255 bibliographic details
    • Hind 1915-31 32 bibliographic details
    • JCR 610 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Flemish Roy XVIIc)

  • Exhibition history

    1974 July-Dec, BM, Portrait Drawings, no.93 1991 Feb-Apr, New York, Pierpont Morgan Library, Van Dyck, no. 56 1991 June-Aug, Fort Worth, Kimbell Museum, Van Dyck, no. 56
    2008/9 Oct-Jan, Paris, Musée Jacquemart-André, Antoon van Dyck portraitiste européen

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1895

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1895,0915.1069

Portrait of Erycius Puteanus, study for a print; HL to front, seated at a table with l hand turning the pages of a book, looking slightly to r, bookshelf behind at l and curtain to r, with a study for the l hand in the margin below Black chalk, with brown wash, with lines indented for transfer

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Portrait of Erycius Puteanus, study for a print; HL to front, seated at a table with l hand turning the pages of a book, looking slightly to r, bookshelf behind at l and curtain to r, with a study for the l hand in the margin below Black chalk, with brown wash, with lines indented for transfer

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