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Head of a Young Man

Oil Painting
early 18th century (painted)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

A bust-length portrait of a young man with a moustache and long hair, in early 18th-century dress.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Oil on copper
Brief Description
Oil Painting, 'Head of a Young Man', German School, early 18th century
Physical Description
A bust-length portrait of a young man with a moustache and long hair, in early 18th-century dress.
Dimensions
  • Approx. height: 22.5cm
  • Approx. width: 16.8cm
Style
Marks and Inscriptions
'DW' (Signed with a monogram on the right of the coat. The monogram has not been identified.)
Credit line
Bequeathed by Rev. Chauncey Hare Townshend
Object history
Bequeathed by Rev. Chauncey Hare Townshend, 1868
Production
The monogram 'DW' on the right of the coat has not been identified.
Associated Object
W.65-1931 (Object)
Bibliographic Reference
Kauffmann, C.M., Catalogue of Foreign Paintings, I. Before 1800. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1973, pp. 128-9, cat. no. 147.
Collection
Accession Number
1372-1869

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record createdJune 29, 2006
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