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Albert, Duke of Fritland
  • Pieter de Jode II, artist
    1606–1674
    born: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Netherlands) ; died: possibly England, United Kingdom
    Anthony van Dyck
    1599–1641
    born: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Albert, Duke of Fritland, circa 1630
  • Icones principum virorum doctorum, pictorum chalcographorum statuariorum nec non amatorum pictoriae artis numero centum
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 243 x 172 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 9/16 x 6 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0708
Description

Half length portrait of a man in 3/4 profile. He wears armor with a sash tied around his waist. His right arm, bent at the elbow crosses his chest as he holds a baton in his right. His left hand rests on the foreground edge of the composition with his index finger outstretched.