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Portrait of the Artist's Father, Ismael Mengs

A work made of oil on canvas.
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Date:

1747/1748

Artist:

Anton Raffael Mengs
German, 1728-1779

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 217

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Anton Raffael Mengs

Title

Portrait of the Artist's Father, Ismael Mengs

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality:)

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1746–1749

Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

53.3 × 40.3 cm (21 × 15 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Pinsof

Reference Number

1962.75

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