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Church Interior
  • Jan van Vucht, artist
    born: Rotterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Rotterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
    Anthonie Palamedesz., artist
    born: Delft, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • Church Interior, circa 1625–1632
  • Where object was made: Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • oil on panel
  • Canvas/Support: 79.37 x 103.19 cm
    Canvas/Support: 31 1/4 x 40 5/8 in
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, E3
  • 1982.0119
Label Text

Italianate church interior with gray and white geometrically patterned floor, with two groups of elegantly dressed figures, with one dog, to left of center foreground, meeting two less well-dressed men. Figure sitting against a column in the right foreground. View down the nave into the apse and two side aisles. Red columns with Corinthian capitals. Other figures in middle and background. Figures are small in relation to setting.