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Portrait Bust of a Man in a White Wig

A work made of black chalk, heightened with white chalk and lead white (discolored), with brush and black ink, on blue laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of black chalk, heightened with white chalk and lead white (discolored), with brush and black ink, on blue laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Possibly Cornelis van Poelenburgh (Dutch, 1594/95-1667)
or an unknown artist (Dutch, 17th or 18th century)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Cornelis van Poelenburgh

Title

Portrait Bust of a Man in a White Wig

Place

Netherlands (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1600–1799

Medium

Black chalk, heightened with white chalk and lead white (discolored), with brush and black ink, on blue laid paper

Dimensions

20.3 × 16 cm (8 × 6 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.1825

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