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  • Adriaen Haelwegh
    1639–after 1702
    active: Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • Victoria, 1600s
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: ivory laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 336 x 247 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/4 x 9 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 420 x 336 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 1/2 x 13 1/4 in
  • Gift from the Edward A. and Inge Maser Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2008.0222

portrait of a woman in trompe l'oeuil architectural frame, she wears a string of large pearls and clutches a cloth to her breast. There is an oyster in a small second frame below.