The sketch is possibly a design for a painting by Delacroix with the same subject from 1846, which now hangs in the Walters Art Gallery in Baltimore. This oil sketch is reminiscent, both in the dramatic, busy composition and in the way of painting, of the works of the 17th century artist Rubens, whom Delacroix greatly admired.
ROBERTO COLLINA asked
Is it possible to require an high-res image of this print:
• Courtyard of the Exchange in Amsterdam
• Schilder: Emanuel de Witte
• Accession number: VdV 91
I would like to hang it on the wall of my office.
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen answered
For request regarding images you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Kind regards, Sofie
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|Material and technique||Oil on panel|
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
|Location||This object is in storage|
Width 25 cm
Height 37 cm
|Accession number||2625 (OK)|
|Credits||Aankoop met steun van / Purchase with the support of: Vereniging Rembrandt 1961|
|Age artist||About 48 years old|
|Geographical origin||France > Western Europe > Europe|
All about the artist
Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798 - Parijs 1863
Eugène Delacroix was a pupil of Baron Guérin, in whose studio Théodore Géricault also worked. Géricault apparently aroused Delacroix' interest in English...Bekijk het volledige profiel