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Portrait of a Man
  • Dirck Santvoort
    born: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; active: Dutch Republic (presen
  • Portrait of a Man, 1643
  • Where object was made: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • oil on panel
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 114.2 x 88.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 44 15/16 x 34 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, E4
  • 1995.0035
Label Text

Three-quarter portrait of man wearing black satin with black lace trim , black satin cape, black hat, and white lace at the cuff and collar. He is holding one glove in his hand and is in the process of removing or putting on the other glove. He is gazing at the viewer and against a dark neutral background.