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    Sale 8811

    British and Continental Pictures

    29 June 2000, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 156

    FOLLOWER OF FRANS HALS

    PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER OF THE SAINT HADRIAN CIVIC GUARD, HALF LENGTH, HOLDING A ROEMER, AT A TABLE

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    FOLLOWER OF FRANS HALS
    PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER OF THE SAINT HADRIAN CIVIC GUARD, HALF LENGTH, HOLDING A ROEMER, AT A TABLE
    INSCRIBED 'WILLEM VOOCHT CLAM/BURGERMEESTER en COLLONEL/VAN DE SCHUTTERIG/te HAARLEM:/ Overlece en 16 30./Naarhet orgineele Afbeeldsel,opeenaer/beroemde Schutters-stukkdoor/Frans Hals geschilderd em op/de Doelete HAARLEM beru stende,/gevolgt; door R:van Eynden, de ver be eldens nazatt: 1786' (on a plaque behind the sitter)
    oil on canvas
    30¾ x 24¼ (78.2 x 61.6 cm.)


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    The prototype for this individual study is taken from the group portrait, Banquet of the Officers of the Saint Hadrian Civic Guard, in the Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem.

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